ROSELLE PARK, NJ — Police are asking anyone who might have witnessed the truck versus pedestrian accident that occurred in the area of East Westfield Avenue and Pershing Avenue in Roselle Park on Tuesday, June 12 at approximately 1:39 p.m. to contact them.
According to police, officers responded to the scene to find a 78-year-old woman, Lut Kwok Yeung of Roselle Park, lying unconscious on the ground. Roselle Park Police, Union County EMS and MONOC Paramedics performed Advanced Life Support to stabilize her.
Yeung was transported to Trinitas Hospital where she was later pronounced dead as a result of her injuries. Police said that the driver that struck the Yeung remained on scene and is cooperating with them.
The crash is currently under investigation. Police say the truck involved is a black four-door 2006 Ford F150 pickup. Anyone who witnessed the accident is asked to contact the Roselle Park Police Detective Bureau at 908-245-6187.