The accident occurred approximately 12:30 AM at the intersection of Route 9 and John Street.
Video surveillance obtained by TLS shows the man driving through the intersection in his wheelchair, when a vehicle slammed into him, throwing him over 20 feet away.
Emergency personnel arrived on scene and found a patient in traumatic arrest. The patient was pronounced dead at the scene.
Lakewood Police Department and Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office are Investigating the accident.
The area is being shut down for the investigation which is expected to last for a couple of hours.