Prosecutor: Driver in custody after fatal hit and run

December 20, 2018

FORT LEE, N.J. (AP) — Authorities in Bergen County say a driver is in custody after a hit-and-run accident killed a woman in Fort Lee.

The accident occurred Wednesday evening on Main Street.

The 61-year-old woman was struck by a westbound box truck and again by a Mercedes.

The Bergen County prosecutor’s office says the driver of the Mercedes fled the scene but was later located. The truck driver remained at the scene.

The investigation is continuing.

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