Camden County Pedestrian Killed; Glassboro, NJ, Woman Charged With Vehicular Homicide
Authorities in Camden County say a woman from Glassboro has been charged after a Gloucester Township man was struck and killed on Blackwood-Clementon Road in Pine Hill.
23-year-old Michaela Ferraiolo has been charged with one count of second-degree vehicular homicide by operating a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol and one count of second-degree leaving the scene of a fatal accident, along with other traffic offenses, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill Mayer.
Mayer's office says at around 2:30 early Thursday morning, officers were called to the area of Blackwood-Clementon Road and Spring Garden Street for a report of a person lying in the road. At the scene, cops observed a vehicle with front-end damage leaving the area at a high rate of speed. The vehicle was stopped and Ferraiolo was taken into custody.
The victim, 56-year-old David Bonnet of Gloucester Township, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Ferraiolo was processed and released pending further court proceedings.
Anyone who may have witnessed this accident is urged to contact the Pine Hill Police Department at (856) 698-6272 or the Camden County Prosecutor's Office at (856) 614-8078. Tips can also be emailed to email@example.com.
The public is reminded that charges are accusations and all persons are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.