Elderly Woman Killed in Vehicle-Pedestrian Accident Early Saturday Morning in Atlantic City
Atlantic City, NJ (August 20, 2019) — An 83-year-old Bergen county woman died after being struck and killed while crossing against a red light in Atlantic City early Saturday morning August 17th.
The driver, a 66-year-old man from Pleasantville, immediately stopped after striking the woman as she crossed Atlantic Ave at Ohio Avenue around 4:10 a.m., said Atlantic City police.
Police stated that the motorist had the green light as the victim walked into the path of the Toyota Camry traveling westbound.
The Atlantic City bus terminal is located at the intersection.
The woman, a Wallington resident according to police, was taken to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center where she died.
Police did not disclose the identity of either person involved with the crash.
Investigators do not believe alcohol was a factor in the crash.
We will update this post as more information becomes available.
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Source: CBS Philly