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Car crashes into home, injuring man inside residence

September 3, 2019

BERKELEY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a car crashed into a home in southern New Jersey, injuring a man inside the residence.

Berkeley Township police say the crash happened around 4:10 p.m. Monday.

They say a motorist driving north on Jamaica Boulevard was “startled” by another car traveling westbound on Nostrand Drive. The motorist overcompensated and grazed the westbound vehicle, then went through the side of a house on Jamaica Boulevard.

A man inside the home was struck in the back and was being treated at a hospital. The driver of the car that struck the home was also treated at a hospital four undisclosed injuries.

The home had some structural damage, but further details were not disclosed.

Authorities say the accident remains under investigation.

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