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UPDATE: Fatal Hit-and-Run in Orange Under Investigation


Essex County officials announced today that the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office is investigating a hit and run that resulted in the death of Felipe Chay, 46, of Orange. 

According to county officials, on Saturday, May 14 at approximately 11 p.m., Chay was struck on the 100 block of Scotland Road in Orange. 

The preliminary investigation indicates that he was struck by two vehicles. Neither one remained on the scene. 

No arrests have been made. The investigation is active and ongoing. 

Anyone with information should contact the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide/Major Crimes Task Force tips line at 1-877-847-7432.