by Phil Stilton
JACKSON-Jackson police say three individuals sustained injuries Tuesday morning in a crash involving three vehicles at the intersection of Cedar Swamp Road and Bennetts Mills Road here.
At approximately 10:48 am, a Jackson Township Department of Public Works Ford F-250 truck was traveling westbound on Bennetts Mills Road when, according to police, it failed to stop at a red traffic signal and entered the intersection, striking a Mack truck which was traveling southbound on Cedar Swamp Road.
After striking the Mack truck, the DPW vehicle spun around, striking a car driven by a 43 year old woman as the vehicle was stopped at the red light, heading eastbound on West Veterans Highway.
The occupants of the DPW vehicle were a 56 year old male driver and 39 year old female passenger.
Jackson Police say three of the four involved in the crash suffered injuries. The driver of DPW vehicle was issued a summons by the investigating officer for failure to stop or yield the right of way. No names were released by the Jackson Police Department.