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UPDATE: Newark Woman Struck, Killed by Car on Frelinghuysen Avenue


Authorities announced today that the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office and the Newark Police Department are investigating a fatal pedestrian motor vehicle incident that resulted in the death of  Adrian Bradford, 54, of Newark.

According to police, at approximately 3 am yesterday, Tuesday, Bradford was walking in the middle of the street on the 600 block of Frelinghuysen Avenue in Newark when a Toyota Sienna struck her.

She was pronounced dead at the scene at 3:38 am. The driver remained at the scene. 

The investigation is active and ongoing. At this time, the driver of the vehicle has not been charged.