Elderly woman dies after crash involving tractor-trailer

MARMORA, N.J. - August 14, 2010

It happened around 4:00 p.m. on Tuckahoe Road near Church Road in Marmora.

New Jersey State Police say 80-year-old Joan Ponton (Pon-tone) of Ocean City, New Jersey was traveling east on Tuckahoe Road when her vehicle crossed the center line.

Her car hit the front axle of a tractor-trailer going west on Tuckahoe Road.

Ponton, who was the only person in her car, died in the crash.

The truck driver was unharmed.

Police are investigating.

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