BRIDGEWATER, NJ - A Piscataway woman died Tuesday after she was struck by her own vehicle after parking on a downhill grade in the parking lot of 9E Easy Street, according to a release from Bridgewater Township Police.

According to the release, police were sent to the parking lot at about 10:16 a.m. Tuesday for a report of a pedestrian involved motor vehicle crash with injuries.

When they arrived, the release said, police found that Kathleen McAdams, 75, of Piscataway, had been struck by her vehicle, a 1998 Ford Explorer. She was taken to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, where she died from her injuries.

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The crash is being investigated by the Bridgewater Police Department Traffic Safety Unit.

Anyone with information about the crash is asked to call Officer Kennedy at 908-722-4111, ext. 4162, or email him at, or call the TIPS line at 877-660-INFO (4636).