Teen killed after she's hit by cars in New Jersey

Teen killed after she's hit by cars in New Jersey

October 30th, 2013 by Associated Press in Local - Breaking News

VINELAND, N.J. - A teenage girl was killed when she was hit by two vehicles on a southern New Jersey roadway.

Vineland police say 14-year-old Alexa Strittmatter was struck around 6:45 a.m. Wednesday on Main Road, not far from her family's home.

Authorities say Strittmatter was first struck by a northbound car, then moments later by a southbound vehicle. She was taken to a hospital, where she was pronounced dead a short time later.

No other injuries were reported in the accident, and the names of the drivers involved have not been disclosed.

Authorities say no charges have been filed, but the investigation remains ongoing.

Strittmatter's family declined comment on the accident.