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Investigation Underway Into Bayonne Crash that Left One Dead


“By: Yuritza Arroyo

The Hudson County authorities are investigating a crash in which a pedestrian was fatally struck by a vehicle on Monday, April 24.

According to Bayonne Police Department, at approximately 11:50 a.m., an officer was notified of a pedestrian struck in the area of 22nd Street and Broadway.

Police say upon arrival, responding officers located a female victim – later identified as Maryann Patey, 74, of Bayonne – with a head injury. Emergency Medical Services transported her to Jersey City Medical Center, where she was pronounced dead at 12:46 p.m.

The striking vehicle, a black Nissan operated by a 31-year-old Bayonne woman, remained at the scene.

The Hudson County Regional Collision Investigation Unit and the Bayonne Police Department are actively investigating this case.