Man Struck by Car Walking into Traffic on Route 37
Toms River–Officer Robert Westfall is investigating a pedestrian accident that occurred 11:30 p.m. Saturday at Route 37 and Marian Street. Michael Ryder, 54, of Bayville was crossing Route 37 in the eastbound lanes. After one vehicle stopped for him he walked directly in front of another vehicle that was eastbound and was struck. The vehicle that struck him was a 2010 Mazda operated by Ashley Buonavolonta of Stafford Township.
Mr. Ryder was transported to Jersey Shore Hospital in Neptune Township.