NUTLEY, NJ - A pedestrian was struck by a New Jersey Transit bus at the intersection of Bloomfield Ave. and Centre St. at approximately 8:25 p.m. tonight.

The Nutley Police Department, Nutley Fire Department and the Nutley Volunteer Emergency and Rescue Squad responded to the scene. An 8:40 p.m. report from BNN reports that the EMS on the scene pronounced the victim as DOA. No further information about the pedestrian is known at this time.

Emergency units are currently on the scene and area streets are blocked. 

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UPDATE: Pedestrian Victim in Fatal Bus Accident Identified as 78 yo Nutley Man is accredited by the New Jersey Press Association, and is the only locally owned news organization serving the community. Sign up for our FREE daily eNews and follow us on Facebook and Twitter @TAPintoNutley 

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