Ocean City pedestrian crash

Traffic backs up at 34th Street and West Avenue in Ocean City Saturday morning following a crash between a car and a pedestrian.

OCEAN CITY — A pedestrian was injured Saturday morning in a car accident on 34th Street.

Ocean City Police Sgt. Patrick Randles said that the pedestrian was transported to Shore Medical Center in Somers Point for nonlife-threatening injuries.

Randles said the accident occurred at 10:21 a.m. at the intersection of West Avenue, a main thoroughfare on the island. He did not elaborate on who or what caused the crash.

The accident is under investigation by Officer Brian Teeney of the city’s Traffic Safety Unit.

Contact: 609-272-7251

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I began covering South Jersey in 2008 after graduating from Rowan University with a degree in journalism. I joined The Press in 2015. In 2013, I was awarded a NJPA award for feature writing as a reporter for The Current of Hamilton Township.

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