NEWARK - A person in Newark is recovering in the hospital after being hit by three separate cars last night in the 30s block of Lincoln Park around 9:30 p.m.

Police say the person was crossing the street when a dark-colored SUV struck them and drove off. The pedestrian was then hit by another car that also fled. The driver of the third car that hit the victim remained at the accident scene.

Anyone with information is urged to call Newark police.