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Hackensack Man Charged with Vehicular Homicide


Bergen County officials announced the arrest of Mr. Fabil Campos Azofeifa, 47, of Paterson on charges of vehicular homicide and leaving the scene of a motor vehicle accident.

According to police, the incident happened at approximately 8:19 p.m. on Friday, May 8, the Hackensack Police Department responded to a report of a pedestrian struck in front of 60 Court Street in Hackensack.

Police officials said when officers arrived at the scene, they observed a male lying in the roadway unconscious.

Medical personnel at Hackensack University Medical Center pronounced the pedestrian, James Dixon, of Hackensack, dead, according to Bergen County officials.

Campos Azofeifa was also charged with driving under the influence officials said.