Tuesday, January 23, 2018 – Philadelphia, PA – Feldman Shepherd attorneys John M. Dodig and
Jason A. Daria, secured a $2.375 million recovery in favor of the family of State Trooper Sean
Cullen, who was struck and killed in the line of duty while responding to a motor vehicle
On March 7, 2016, shortly after 8 pm, 31-year-old, New Jersey State Trooper, Sean Cullen,
assigned to the Bellmawr station, responded to a motor vehicle accident on Interstate 295 in
West Deptford Township NJ. Trooper Cullen was attempting to reach a vehicle that caught fire
in the accident. While attempting to cross the southbound lanes of I295 to render assistance
Trooper Cullen was struck by a car driven by a 22- year-old woman who failed to “move over”.
Trooper Cullen, died at the hospital, on March 8th, 2016, several hours later, as a result of
massive injuries. Trooper Cullen was engaged and leaves behind his fiancée, two young sons,
parents and brothers and a sister.
Dodig stated, “This was a very sad and tragic case that befell this wonderful family and loving
community. Trooper Cullen loved his job as a New Jersey State Trooper and lost his life serving
the citizens of New Jersey. His sacrifice will never be forgotten”.