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UPDATE: Brooklyn Woman Killed in West Milford Crash

West Milford

Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Acting West Milford Police Chief James DeVore announce that at approximately 12:23 p.m. on Wednesday, police responded to the intersection of Route 23 and Canistear Road in the Township of West Milford in response to a crash between two motor vehicles.

Police say the crash involved a 2019 Chevy Impala that was being operated by Rebecca McMahon Adelman, 36, of Brooklyn, New York, and a 2003 Ford Explorer that was being operated by Josie Matarazzo, 27, of Blooming dale.

According to police, Ms. McMahon Adelman was pronounced dead at the scene as a result of the crash.

Ms. Matarazzo was not injured, and provided a valid driver’s license according to police.

The investigation remains active and ongoing.

The Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office asks anyone with additional information about this incident to contact us on our tips line at 1-877-370-PCPO or or to contact the West Milford Police Department at (973) 728-2802.