WEST ORANGE, NJ - A male pedestrian was struck by a Coach bus on Northfield Avenue near Ridgeway Avenue at approximately 6:20 a.m., according to the West Orange Police Department. The man was crossing the street to board another commuter bus when he was struck by a Coach bus traveling eastbound on Northfield.
The victim was transported to UMDNJ in Newark, and his condition has not yet been released. Due to the nature of the incident, which involves bodily injury or fatality, as well as multiple persons, the Essex County Prosecutor's Office and their Vehicular Homicide department are the primary investigators.
The Alternative Press will post an update as soon as it becomes available.