Woman, 3-year-old son struck, injured by minivan on Washington Street in Jersey City

A woman and her 3-year-old son were struck by a minivan Friday night in Jersey City. (3/22/14)

JERSEY CITY - A woman and her 3-year-old son are in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle in Jersey City.

The incident happened at around 7 p.m. Friday on Washington Street.

The mother was pinned under the minivan that hit her. Firefighters had to lift it off of her.

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Both the mother and son suffered trauma to their heads and chests.

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