An elderly city woman was killed when a driver struck her on Union Boulevard in Totowa and fled the scene, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
Grace Strazza, 69-year-old, was struck by the suspect vehicle at around 5:18 p.m. on Monday. She was crossing the roadway in the area of 392 Union Boulevard, according to authorities.
Authorities said the vehicle that struck Strazza fled the scene before police arrival. Strazza was rushed to St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center for treatment. She died from her injuries at around 6:03 p.m.
Police continue to investigate the incident and ask anyone with information to contact the prosecutor’s office at 1-877-370-PCPO or firstname.lastname@example.org or the Totowa police at 973-790-3700.