WESTVILLE, N.J. (CBS) — We’re listening to from the daddy of a younger woman killed in a devastating crash in South Jersey. The wreck additionally claimed the lifetime of her cousins and uncle.
On Monday afternoon, Westville Police blocked off a lane southbound on Route 45 so individuals might pay their respects to the place the automobile impacted a utility pole.
Visitors whizzed by on Route 45 as a pair frozen in grief sat on the roadside on the spot the place three youngsters and a person died in a violent crash Saturday evening.
Killed within the one-car wreck was George Ritter, his daughters Alivia and Elise, and Ritter’s niece, Kenzie.
Brian Mammoccio, Kenzie’s dad, says his 8-year-old daughter had fairly the smile and an lovable snigger.
“We knew if she was in a room simply by her little giggle. She had essentially the most totally different snigger than anyone and also you knew it was Kenzie when she laughed,” Mammoccio mentioned.
Westville Police haven’t launched particulars of the crash investigation, telling CBS3 their work is ongoing.
The influence occurred on a four-lane stretch of Route 45 near the Westville/West Deptford line.
Individuals have paid their respects constantly on the web site of a small memorial stuffed with teddy bears and flowers. Even first responders have returned to take a second.
Within the meantime, those that knew Kenzie, her two cousins and uncle, are numb over the staggering lack of life.
“She’s gonna be dearly missed. She had a smile a mile large. She cherished fishing similar to my husband and I and Brian. It’s unhappy, it’s a tragedy,” a cherished one mentioned.
“Cherish each waking second as a result of I solely obtained eight years of mine, and it’s going to be the toughest to take care of for the remainder of my life not watching that stunning angel develop up. And now she actually is my angel,” Mammoccio mentioned.
Investigators say the investigation is slowed by the truth that no one survived, there have been no witnesses, and they’re ready on the outcomes of toxicology testing.
A GoFundMe has been arrange for the household.