North Bergen hit-and-run suspect turns self in

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A 36-year-old man wanted in connection with a deadly hit-and-run in North Bergen last week has surrendered to police.

Olvy Torres, 36, is suspected of killing Luisa Valdez, a grandmother and mother of three, and fleeing the scene.

Torres was allegedly behind the wheel of an SUV when it crashed into a bus shelter near Hackensack Meridian Health Palisades Medical Center.

He faces one count of leaving the scene of a deadly accident.

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