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Police: 18-year-old in critical condition after being struck by hit-and-run driver while crossing street

Police say an 18-year-old is in critical condition after being struck by a hit-and-run driver while crossing the street in Rahway.

News 12 Staff

Apr 28, 2022, 9:12 AM

Updated 783 days ago

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Police say an 18-year-old is in critical condition after being struck by a hit-and-run driver while crossing the street in Rahway.
The incident happened Monday around 11:15 p.m.
According to police, the teen was crossing West Edgar Road at the intersection with Aviation Plaza North when he was hit. The vehicle was traveling northbound on the street.
The vehicle drove away from the scene, continuing north on Route 1 toward Elizabeth.
The vehicle is believed to be a black or dark colored car with front end damage.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Investigator Ryan Zaccaro at (908) 474-8505.


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