A Mullica Township man was pronounced dead on the scene following a one-car crash on Duerer Street in Galloway Sunday night, Galloway Township Police announced Monday morning.
Shane Gerson, 28, was driving his 1999 Oldsmobile sedan west when he lost control of his vehicle and hit a large tree on the west bound shoulder.
He was the only occupant and was pronounced dead on the scene. He was wearing a seatbelt and had to be extricated after the driver side sustained heavy damage.
It was unclear why he lost control, police said.
The accident is being investigated by Corporal Gregory Bollinger and Patrolman Kevin Costa of the Galloway Township Police Department. The Galloway Township Ambulance Squad, Cologne Fire Department, Pomona Fire Department and the Southern Regional Medical Examiner’s Office assisted with the investigation.
The Galloway Township Police Department is requesting anyone who has any additional information or witnessed the accident to contact the department.