Thursday, September 16, 2010

Woodbury Man Killed By Drunk Driver in Deptford

The following was originally posted by John Boyle on the Greater Philadelphia Bicycle News:

Another person on a bike struck and killed by a motorist in a wide shoulder.

According to the Camden Courier Post Thomas McCoy 44 0f Woodbury was struck and killed on Tuesday at 11:30 PM in the shoulder of Route 47 near Turkey Hill Rd by car the drifted into the shoulder. The alleged motorist fled but her vehicle was found about a mile up the road and she was arrested. The suspect was charged with death by auto, leaving the scene of a fatal accident and driving while intoxicated.

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We extend our sympathies to Mr.McCoy's family. Every traffic death on our highways is one too many.

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