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Corrections officer killed when auto strikes rear of his stopped auto

An off-responsibility county corrections officer was killed Sunday when a auto slammed into his stopped vehicle on the shoulder of Route 55 in Vineland.

Joshua Beardsworth, 25, of Pittsgrove Township, was traveling northbound when he stopped his automobile on the ideal shoulder of the highway, according to a New Jersey Point out Law enforcement spokesman. Police have not said why he stopped.

A northbound automobile driven by a 27-yr-old male from Lansdale, Pennsylvania, struck the rear of Beardsworth’s automobile just right after 7:30 p.m.

Beardsworth was pronounced useless at a healthcare facility, police mentioned.

The other driver was hospitalized with

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