Pedestrian Maria Angelica Moran-Moreira, 54, killed after being struck by hit-and-run truck allegedly driven by Frank Claybrooks, 54, on Route 1 and Bakers Basin Road in Lawrence Township, New Jersey
On Monday October 11, 2021 at 6:38 a.m., the Lawrence Township Police Department Communications Center received a telephone call from a driver stating that he believes that he observes a person down in the roadway in the area of Route 1 and Bakers Basin Road. On patrols arrival, a fatality was discovered in the roadway with a pedestrian struck. As a result, the roadway was shut down so that an investigation could be completed.
Frank Claybrooks, 54, is charged with second-degree leaving the scene of an accident resulting in death, along with third-degree endangering an injured victim.