In a heartrending incident early this Wednesday, Jordan Miller, the younger brother of renowned actor Jason Patric, tragically lost his life after being hit by a New Jersey transit bus in Fort Lee. The mishap occurred around 5:20 a.m.
at the intersection of Lemoine Avenue and Bruce Reynolds Boulevard, as reported by NorthJersey.com. Miller, aged 60, was fatally injured while crossing Bridge Plaza South at Lemoine Avenue. The bus, part of the 159 line en route to the Port Authority Bus Terminal in New York, was making a left turn when the unfortunate incident took place.
Initially, the victim's identity was not disclosed until TMZ's report on Friday confirmed it to be Jordan Miller. The aftermath of the accident saw immediate response from the Fort Lee and Port Authority police officers, who administered CPR at the scene.
Miller was then rushed to Englewood Hospital in serious condition, where he was later pronounced deceased. Deputy Chief Edward Young from the Fort Lee Police Department has confirmed that, as of now, the 60-year-old bus driver involved in the tragic accident has not faced any charges.
This statement comes in the wake of the devastating incident that claimed the life of Jordan Miller. Despite the absence of immediate charges, the investigation into this heartrending collision is far from over. TMZ's recent updates indicate that authorities are continuing their thorough examination of the circumstances surrounding this unfortunate event to determine the full extent of what transpired.
Remembering Jordan Miller
At the time of his untimely death, Miller was employed as a customer service representative at the Port Authority Bus Terminal in Midtown Manhattan. His passing has left a deep impact, as evidenced by Kevin J.
O’Toole, chairman of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. In his piece for the New Jersey Globe, O'Toole recounted his personal interactions with Miller over the years, highlighting the indelible mark he left on those who knew him.
This tragic news has sent ripples through the community, reminding us of the fragility of life. Our thoughts are with the family and friends of Jordan Miller during this difficult time.