LONGPORT, NJ – A woman was struck and killed by a driver in South Jersey on Sunday. According to ABC 6 Action News, the accident occurred at 1:30 p.m. at the 3200 block of Pacific Avenue in Longport. The victim was identified as 85-year-old Lillian Meyers, of Stratford. The driver, an 86-year-old man from Blackwood, was driving a black Ford F-150 when he backed into the victim. She was pronounced dead shortly after the crash.
Authorities are still investigating the incident and it is unknown at this time whether any charges have been filed. We will continue to monitor this story for further developments.
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