A Tuckerton man died in a two car accident Tuesday afternoon on Pomona Road in Galloway.

According to police, at about 2pm Tuesday, March 1,  Joseph A. Ferrell, 56, of Tuckerton, was traveling north on Pomona Road in a 1999 Ford Expedition, when he crossed into oncoming traffic and struck a 1995 Ford Truck driven by Joseph P. Kessleski traveling south head-on.

Ferrell was pronounced dead at the scene. Kessleski, 69, of Egg Harbor Township suffered minor injuries and was evaluated and released.

Northbound and southbound lanes of Pomona Road were closed until 6 pm while authorities investigated.

Anyone with additional information is asked to contact Officer Ronald Gorneau at 609-652-3705 ext. 095.