GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP — Three people were taken to two area hospitals Friday night after a Galloway Township Ambulance Squad vehicle and a car collided on Chris Gaupp Drive, police said.
The squad vehicle, operated by Raymond J. Adams, 46, of Pleasantville, was headed north at 8:18 p.m. Friday when a 2006 Saturn Ion, operated by Sandra L. Cona, 76, of Turnersville, exited a parking lot at 436 Chris Gaupp Drive and collided with the squad vehicle, police said.
Adams and Cona were taken to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, Mainland Campus, with injuries not considered life-threatening, police said. A front-seat passenger in the squad vehicle, Stacey M. Rodenas, 31, of Galloway Township, was taken to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, City Campus, in Atlantic City with injuries not considered life-threatening, police said.
Chris Gaupp Drive was closed between Garfield Drive and Route 30 for about an hour, police said. All parties involved were wearing seat belts.
Cona was charged with careless driving and failure to yield to the right of way of other vehicles, police said. Along with police, the Galloway Township Ambulance Squad and AtlantiCare paramedics were on the scene.
Anyone with additional information may call Officer Ronald Gorneau of the Galloway Township Traffic Safety Unit at 609-652-3705, ext. 5095.