EAST ORANGE, NEW JERSEY (UNF NEWS) – A police officer fired a gunshot and an NJ TRANSIT bus was involved in a crash during a police pursuit in East Orange, New Jersey on Sunday afternoon, March 26, 2023. An SUV was being pursued when it crashed and three occupants bailed out at the intersection of Springdale and Arlington avenues near the Garden State Parkway. The collision resulted in the New Jersey Transit bus crashing on a lawn. The SUV was impounded via flatbed tow truck as evidence. Forensic investigators from the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office responded with a Mobile Command Unit. The intersection remained closed by police while the accident was cleared.