On 11/24/13 at approximately 4:21 PM, the Twp. Of Hamilton Police Department responded to a two vehicle motor vehicle crash at the intersection of Leipzig Ave and Drosera St. involving an overturned vehicle. The occupant of the overturned vehicle, Lemlem Mebrahtu, 45 years old of Galloway Twp., and the occupants of the second vehicle, Julie Pilosoff 24 of Fair Lawn and Kady Farinola 22 of Union were taken to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center for treatment of nonlife-threatening injuries.
Investigation revealed that Ms. Mebrahtu was driving a Honda Pilot and disregarded the stop sign on Drosera Street. She traveled onto Leipzig Avenue when a Nissan Maxima, driven by Ms. Pilosoff, crashed into the side of the Pilot causing it to overturn.
Traffic was delayed for approximately 45 minutes. Assisting at the scene were Twp. Of Hamilton Rescue Squad, Cologne Fire Department, Laurdeldale Fire Department, and AtlantiCare Paramedics. The case is pending further investigation