Woman Struck, Killed In Newark Was Walking In Middle Of Road, Police Say

Authorities have identified the woman struck and killed by a car early Tuesday morning in Newark.

Emerson Place and Frelinghuysen Avenue, Newark

Emerson Place and Frelinghuysen Avenue, Newark

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Adrian Bradford, 54, was walking in the middle of the street on the 600 block of Frelinghuysen Avenue when she was struck by a Toyota Sienna around 3 a.m., Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, II, said.

Brandford was pronounced dead at the scene at 3:38 a.m.

The investigation is active and ongoing. No charges were filed against the driver, who remained at the scene.

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