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An East Orange resident has been arrested for the Newark hit-and-run that killed a Byram woman. Brianna Williams, was driving on Tuesday, November 13 around 9 p.m when she struck Naomi Segura, a 25-year-old New Jersey Institute of Technology student who was reportedly crossing a street near the edge of campus.
Williams fled the scene and another driver called for help. Segura was rushed to University hospital but died a few hours later.
The 21-year-old was charged with knowingly leaving the scene of an accident involving death and failure to render aid.
Police are still investigating and anyone with information pertaining to the hit-and-run should contact the Essex County Prosecutor's Office Homicide/Major Crimes Task Force tips line at 1-877-TIPS-4EC or 1-877-847-7432.
Read the NJHerald.com story here.