71-year-old woman killed by a car outside supermarket

A 71-year-old woman was struck and killed by a car on Saturday, when she was walking out of the ShopRite on Raritan Road in Clark at about 8:30 a.m.

Police received a report of a pedestrian struck by a vehicle and responded to the intersection of Raritan Road and ShopRite Way in Clark.

ShopRite on Raritan Road in Clark

Clark police said the victim was a Metuchen resident but here name was not immediately released.

The victim suffered severe injuries and was airlifted to University Hospital in Newark where she died, police said.

The driver remained on the scene and was said to be cooperating with police engaged in the invetigation. Any witness is asked to contact the Clark Police Department at 732-388-3434 and speak to Sgt. Lott.

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