The Jackson Township First Aid Squad responded to a serious single-car motor vehicle accident on Toms River Road near Savannah Road on March 13 at approximately 10:20 pm. One patient was extricated from his vehicle and transported to St. Vladimir's Church, where he was transferred to the New Jersey State Police SouthStar helicopter and taken to Capital Health Regional Medical Center (Helene Fuld) in Trenton.
JTFAS units were initially alerted to a motor vehicle accident somewhere along Toms River Road with air bag deployment. After the accident was located, units arrived and began to remove the patient from the car. Advanced treatment was provided by MONOC Paramedic Unit 211. After evaluation, it was determined that the patient required air medical, and Cassville Station 56 responded to establish a landing zone. The Jackson Township Police Department is investigating the crash.