EHT police

EHT police

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP — The two pedestrians who were sent to the hospital with serious injuries Saturday, April 15, after they were hit by a vehicle along Fire Road have been identified by police as Fausto Garcia, 28, and Victor Martinez, 68. Both have no known addresses. 

Both men remain hospitalized as of Wednesday, April 19. Police said Garcia is suffering from moderate injuries, and Martinez is in critical condition.

According to police, Gianna Giunta, 23, of Egg Harbor Township was driving north on Fire Road near the church about 11 p.m. when she allegedly hit two pedestrians who were in the road near Morning Star Church in the Farmington section of the township.

The pedestrians were treated at the scene by the Egg Harbor Township Ambulance Squad and AtlantiCare paramedics. They were transported to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, City Campus, with serious injuries.

This crash is being investigated by Officers Louis Poletis and Thomas Rocco of the police Traffic Safety Unit.