WASHINGTON BOROUGH, NJ (Warren County) – A Warren County woman was flown to the hospital after she was struck by a vehicle in Washington Borough Wednesday evening.
The crash happened on Nov. 4, at around 6:07 p.m. on Rout 57 and Railroad Avenue, police said.
According to police, a 2004 Pontiac Vibe driven by Theodore Alberta, 41, of Phillipsburg, was traveling westbound on Route 57 when Penelope Taylor, 66, of Franklin Township attempted to cross Route 57.
A preliminary police investigation revealed that Taylor crossed the roadway without using a crosswalk and was then struck by the vehicle. Taylor was flown to St. Luke’s Bethlehem Campus, police said.
The crash remains under investigation, police said.
Washington Township Police were assisted at the scene by the Warren County Prosecutor’s Office – SCART, Washington Borough Fire Department, Washington Emergency Squad, Warren County Fire Marshall, the Hunterdon Medical Center Paramedics and NJSP NorthStar.