GLOUCESTER COUNTY, NJ – A 62-year-old woman was struck and killed by a vehicle when she was crossing a Monroe Township street on Monday evening.
According to Nj.com, the victim, who has not been identified, was walking across South Black Horse Pike near the intersection of Gordon Avenue when she was struck by a car at about 5:15 p.m.
There is no crosswalk in the area.
The driver, a 69-year-old Sewell man, stayed at the scene and cooperated with police. Another witness also stayed at the scene to talk to police.
The woman died at the scene.
The initial investigation suggested that the driver did not see the woman in the dark and rainy conditions on Monday evening. The investigation is ongoing.
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