Pedestrian Killed by Car in Bayonne

Hudson County authorities are investigating a pedestrian strike that killed a person in Bayonne late last night.

According to preliminary reports, police were called to the vicinity of NJ-440 and Hook Road before 10:15 p.m. after receiving reports of an injured person.

Police and EMS arrived at the scene and found a severely injured person lying on the ground near the Friday's Restaurant.

Medical personnel pronounced the unidentified person dead at the scene.

Police closed off a portion of NJ-440 for the investigation. There were no other injuries reported.

Hook Road, Bayonne, NJ, 07002