Man killed in ShopRite parking lot crash in South Jersey
Gloucester County cops said an elderly man died after being struck by a vehicle in a supermarket parking lot on Tuesday afternoon.
According to the Monroe Township Police Department, the accident happened just before 3:00 p.m. at ShopRite on the Black Horse Pike in Williamstown.
There, an investigation revealed that a 62-year-old woman was pulling her SUV out of a parking spot when she collided with a 76-year-old man pushing a shopping cart.
Police said the impact knocked the man down and hit his head on the sidewalk. He was taken to Cooper Trauma where he was pronounced dead around 5:30 p.m. that evening.
The identities of the driver and the victim were not disclosed and police did not say whether charges were pending.
Anyone who may have witnessed the accident is asked to contact Monroe Township Police at (856) 728-9800.
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