Motor vehicle accident in Medford Township

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On July 30 at approximately 12:40 p.m., the Medford Township Police, Fire and EMS were dispatched to the area of State Highway 70 and Eayrestown Road for a report of a motor vehicle crash with injuries. Upon arrival, Police found a Toyota Corolla in the roadway with heavy front end damage, and a Ford Box Truck approximately 50 yards off the roadway into a field. The driver of the Toyota, and a front seat passenger, were both in the vehicle and complaining of neck and back pain. Both subjects were removed from the vehicle by EMS and Fire personnel and transported by ambulance to Virtua Mt. Holly. The driver of the box truck complained of left arm pain and was transported to Virtua Marlton for evaluation. Initial investigation indicates the Toyota was south on Eayrestown Road and failed to stop at the red traffic signal. The Toyota was subsequently struck by the Ford box truck which was east on Rt. 70. The crash is still under investigation.