Two men killed in violent Waterford Township crash
WATERFORD - Two men were killed Thursday night after the car in which they were riding went off the road and struck a vehicle parked in a driveway, police said.
The force of the crash threw both men from the car Thursday night, police said. scene.
The victims were Eric Cournoyer, 30, of Evesham, and Thomas Bessetti Jr., 31, of Atco. Both were pronounced dead at the accident scene, said police, who did not identify which of the men was the driver.
Officers responded to the accident scene at 7:44 p.m.
An investigation revealed the men were traveling on Ellwood Avenue toward Jackson Road when the car failed to stop at the intersection of Jackson and Richards Avenue. The car careened into a yard at 670 Jackson Road, struck a vehicle in the driveway, and landed in a wooded area on the property, police said.
The Waterford Township Police Department and the Camden County Prosecutor's Office are investigating the accident.
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