A 42-year-old woman who was crossing Route 70 in Lakehurst Wednesday night was killed after she was hit by a car, authorities said.
The victim, Peggy Acquisto, was crossing the street outside of a crosswalk in a dark area of the roadway with a man when she was hit in the westbound lane of the road, according to a statement from the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office.
Paramedics pronounced Acquisto dead at the scene after they arrived around 10:06 p.m.
Acquisto was hit by a 2013 Hyundai Elantra, which remained at the scene. Authorities said the driver did not show any signs of impairment …read more
Source: NJ.com Ocean