Major accident in West Windsor reported.
Serious Motor Vehicle Collision in West Windsor Leaves 73-Year-Old Resident with Life-Threatening Injuries
The West Windsor Police Department responded to a serious motor vehicle collision on May 6, 2023, at the intersection of Roszel Road and Old Trenton Road. Traffic & Patrol Units were detailed to the scene where a 73-year-old resident of Princeton was found as the sole occupant of a 2014 Volkswagen Jetta and had sustained life-threatening injuries. The victim was attended by West Windsor Division of Fire & Emergency Services and transported to Capital Health Regional Medical Center in Trenton.
Investigations indicate that the VW Jetta was heading southbound on Roszel Road when it entered into the northbound lanes, continued in a southeasterly direction, and collided with the northbound curb. The vehicle then went off the road and hit a utility pole before coming to a stop. The driver was the only person in the car, and no other vehicles were involved in the incident. Initial investigations suggest it could have been a result of a medical event.
Traffic & Patrol Units were able to maintain an open roadway during the investigation. If anyone has any relevant information surrounding this collision, please contact Traffic Officer F. Sabatino #83 at (609) 799-1222, the Anonymous Tipline at (609) 799-0452, or [email protected].
This tragic incident highlights the importance of road safety measures. Motorists must remain vigilant and focused when driving, and road safety guidelines should be followed at all times. The West Windsor Police Department is urging drivers to remain cautious on the roadways and to obey traffic laws to prevent similar accidents from happening in the future.
The West Windsor Police Department reminds drivers that medical events can happen unexpectedly and can result in catastrophic accidents. It is important to stay alert and aware of the surroundings and to seek immediate medical attention if any symptoms are experienced while driving. Let’s all do our part to ensure the safety of everyone on the road by driving responsibly and following traffic laws.