Delsea Drive fatalities
Heavy traffic on Delsea Drive in Vineland on Monday.
- Recent traffic-related fatalities and other serious incidents on Delsea Drive
May 16: Aryonna Watson, 8, of Bridgeton, is hit by a car when she runs across Delsea Drive near Sherman Avenue in Vineland. Aryonna dies of her injuries three days later. No charges are lodged against the driver. Stephany James, 32, of Commerce Street in Bridgeton, is charged with endangering the welfare of a child and hindering prosecution. Authorities allege she did not properly supervise Aryonna at the time of the accident.
April 15: Robert Outland, 66, of the 500 block of North West Boulevard in Vineland, is critically injured while pushing an empty wheelchair across Delsea Drive at Chestnut Avenue in Vineland. Police said Outland was crossing Delsea Drive while the car that struck him was proceeding through a green light. No charges were filed.
Nov. 23: Richard Whilden, 42, died after being hit by a vehicle on the 3000 block of Delsea Drive in Vineland. The accident occurred as Whilden was heading for some woods to reach a makeshift shelter. No charges were filed.
Sept. 16: Marcial Vargas-Lopez died after being hit by a car while crossing Delsea Drive near Chestnut Avenue in Vineland. Vargas-Lopez was struck as he walked in front of the oncoming vehicle. No charges were filed.
Source: Vineland Police Department
Posted: Thursday, June 20, 2013 12:30 am
Cumberland County News
Thursday, June 20, 2013 12:30 am.