NJ Transit bus hits Haledon NJ woman in fatal crash
HALEDON — A woman died Thursday after she was struck by an NJ Transit bus, according to a spokesperson for the agency.
The bus, which had departed from the American Dream shopping complex, was turning left from Belmont Avenue onto Haledon Avenue when it hit the woman, said Lisa Torbic of NJ Transit. There were no passengers on the bus at the time of the crash, which occurred at 4:30 p.m.
The woman was taken to a local hospital where she was pronounced dead.
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Police, who were on scene and closed off a portion of West Haledon Avenue throughout the afternoon, did not provide details about the crash.