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UPDATE: 71-Year-Old Hillside Woman Killed in Irvington Crash

By rlsmetro on
Irvington Township

Newark -- Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, II, and Irvington Police Director Tracy Bowers announced today that the Irvington Police Department and the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide/Major Crimes Task Force are investigating a crash that resulted in one fatality.

Police say at approximately 2:42 pm yesterday, Monday, Marie A. Edwards, 71, of Hillside was involved in a three-vehicle crash on Eastern Parkway in Irvington.

The preliminary investigation indicates the victim collided with a Honda Accord which caused her car to hit the rear of a NJ Transit bus and rollover.

Edwards was pronounced dead at the scene at 3:03 pm.

The investigation is active and ongoing.

According to officials no charges have been filed against any of the other drivers.