Prosecutor: 82-year-old man killed in hit-and-run crash in Clark; police seek driver

An 82-year-old man was killed in a hit-and-run crash Tuesday morning in Clark.

News 12 Staff

Oct 20, 2020, 7:28 PM

Updated 1,367 days ago

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An 82-year-old man was killed in a hit-and-run crash Tuesday morning in Clark.
The Union County Prosecutor’s Office says that James Leinbach was struck and killed around 6 a.m. near Raritan Road and Clarkton Drive. Police found Leinbach dead on the road.
Authorities say that it appears that Leinbach was struck by a vehicle traveling eastbound toward Central Avenue. A description of the vehicle was not immediately made available.
Anyone who might have information about the incident is asked to contact Clark Police Lt. Christian Lott at 732-215-8447. Anonymous tips can also be submitted at 908-654-TIPS (8477) or online at www.uctip.org.


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