MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ - A 79 year old woman from Mountainside was killed crossing the roadway at the intersection of Summit Road and Wyoming Drive Thursday, June 6, at approximately 7:05 p.m.

"The victim was struck by a 2015 Honda Civic operated by a 27 year old female from Lebanon N.J.," said Lt. Joseph Giannuzzi, Mountainside Officer in Charge. "The operator of the vehicle stopped and remained on scene."

Mountainside Police Officers Ryan Carr and Nicholas Hussey were the initial responding officers and attempted to aid the victim who was pronounced dead at the scene.

Summit Road was closed for four hours while police investigated. Mountainside Police are continuing their investigation into the crash.