NJ.com reports that Nadia Assad, 54, of Jersey City, was struck and killed by a Nissan NV early Tuesday morning.
She was walking across a parking lot to the Dominick V. Daniels Processing and Distribution Center located on the Newark-Jersey City Turnpike in Kearny. The center is a United States Post Office facility.
Assad was rushed to University Hospital in Newark, however, she died a little after nine o’clock in the morning.
The U.S. Postal Inspection Service continues to investigate the fatality, along with Kearny Police.
The van driver has not been identified and no charges have been filed. We will have more information here as it becomes available.
We at the Grossman Law Firm extend our deepest sympathies to all those suffering from this terrible accident. That includes the victim’s friends, her loved ones, and her family; no one is untouched when disaster strikes.
Please call us today at (877) 764-2215 if you or someone you know has been hurt and is now suffering the pain of someone else’s negligence. We’ll explain the law in a free consultation and we’ll outline your rights. You may be eligible for compensation through a suit for wrongful death.