Golf Cart Strikes, Injures Golfer

On Sunday, May 24, at approximately 9:55 am, a golf cart operated by Brian Robinson, age 79, of Edinburgh, Scotland, was traveling on the cart path of the Beaver Brook Country Club when it struck Thomas McKeown, age 48, of Kearny, as Mr. McKeown was removing golf clubs from his parked golf cart. Mr. Robinson stated that an object became lodged behind the cart’s brake pedal, thereby preventing him from stopping. Mr. McKeown was transported to the Hunterdon Medical Center for treatment of apparent minor injuries. No summonses were issued. Officer Jennifer Petruzziello investigated.