Friends, family mourn the death of Hazlet teen

Friends and family are mourning the death of a 17-year-old boy in Hazlet today.The teen was crossing Highway 36 near Stone Road on Saturday night

HAZLET - Friends and family are mourning the death of a 17-year-old boy in Hazlet today.

The teen was crossing Highway 36 near Stone Road on Saturday night when he was hit and killed by a taxi, police say.

According to NJ.com, the boy was wearing dark-colored clothing.

The driver has not been charged.

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