Pedestrian, 74, Struck, Killed In Atlantic County

A 74-year-old pedestrian from Galloway Township was killed when he was struck by a car, authorities said.

Route 30 at South Balboa Avenue in Galloway
Route 30 at South Balboa Avenue in Galloway Photo Credit: Google Maps

Charles Winkler Jr., was walking east in the outside westbound lane of Route 30 near South Balboa Avenue in Galloway when he was hit, police said.

Julianne Johnson, 55, of Hammonton, was driving west on Route 30 about 8:30 p.m. on Thursday when the collision occurred, police said.

Galloway police arrived to find Johnson’s car stopped in the outside lane at the intersection of Columbus Avenue. Officers found Winkler dead in the road.

The crash is being investigated by Galloway Police Officers Ronald Gorneau, Nicholas Stewart and Cody Trout.

Anyone with information about the crash is urged to call 609-652-3705 and ext. 5095 for Gorneau or ext. 5107 for Stewart.

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