Pregnant Toms River woman fights off carjacking attempt

July 16, 2013 6:59:02 AM PDT
Police say a woman who is seven months pregnant fought off a man who tried to pull her out of her car at a red light in Manchester Township.

The 23-year-old Toms River resident was stopped on Route 571 just before 11 p.m. Thursday when a man opened the driver's door, grabbed the woman and attempted to yank her out.

The woman fought the man off and drove away.

The Asbury Park Press reports the woman sustained injuries to her neck and knuckles.


Information from: Asbury Park (N.J.) Press,