Woman Killed In LBI Pedestrian Accident

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BEACH HAVEN – A 78-year-old woman visiting Long Beach Island from Pennsylvania is dead after she was hit by a car while walking down a busy street in the borough Monday afternoon, according to authorities.

The Beach Haven Borough Police Department confirmed that the pedestrian, who’s ID was withheld, was struck by a car driven by an 82-year-old man from Venice, Florida a little after 5 p.m. on Monday, June 12.

According to police, the driver, who was also not identified, was heading north and had a green traffic signal.

The police also said that there are no charges pending at this time.