A 21-year-old woman from Mays Landing was killed in a crash just before sunrise Christmas morning.

Hamilton Township Police say they responded to Landis Avenue near Estelle Avenue around 6:20 AM for the report of a crash.

According to authorities,

The investigation revealed that Natalie N. Dempsey, 21 years of age of Mays Landing NJ, was operating a black 2001 Honda Accord westbound on Landis Avenue, when she lost control of her vehicle and proceeded off the roadway, striking a guardrail. Dempsey was pronounced deceased at the scene. She was the vehicle’s only occupant.

According to a post on their Facebook page, Dempsey was a firefighter and vice president of the Mizpah Volunteer Fire Company.

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