Police: 13-year-old killed by suspected drunken driver

LITTLE EGG HARBOR - Ocean County authorities say a 13-year-old girl was walking with a friend when she was struck and killed by a suspected drunken driver.

Officials say Emilee Laferriere was on the shoulder of Radio Road, near Basswood Lake Road, at around 10 p.m. on Easter Sunday.

Investigators issued a summons for drunken driving to 47-year-old Timothy Hettinger following the incident. Blood tests will determine whether Hettinger was over the legal limit.

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