A 53-year-old woman was struck and killed by a vehicle as she crossed the street in Lakewood on Tuesday, a day after authorities announced a new traffic safety initiative in response to a series of serious crashes, authorities said.
Irene Perosi was hit by an SUV driven by a 56-year-old Toms River man at about 5 p.m., Lakewood police said in a statement. Emergency workers were not able to save her life, police said.
The driver told police that Perosi, of Lakewood, was crossing Shorrock Street in the middle of …read more
Source: NJ.com Ocean