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UPDATE: 60-Year-Old Elizabeth Man Killed Struck, Killed by Cars on Route 1&9 in Newark

By rlsmetro on
Elizabeth

The Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide/Major Crimes Task Force and the Newark Police Department are investigating a fatal pedestrian incident.

Officials said the preliminary investigation indicates that at approximately 4:45 am today, Thursday, March 10, Mr. Garry Robinson, 60, of Elizabeth, was struck in the area Route 1 & 9 southbound in front of the Anheuser- Bush beer plant. 

Police said the victim was hit by two different vehicles. 

Both cars remained on the scene, officials said. 

Fatal Pedestrian

 A third person, who witnessed the incident, also remained at the scene.

The investigation is active and ongoing. 

No charges have been filed against the drivers.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office tips line at 1-877-TIPS-4EC or 1-877-847-7432. All calls will be kept confidential.