BREAKING NEWARK NJ : Pedestrian Struck by Truck in Newark

Emergency responders are on the scene of a pedestrian strike with one person down at this time in the city.

Rescue crews were called to the 900 block of Frelinghuysen Avenue shortly before 6:10 a.m. for reports of a person injured at that location.

Rescue crews arrived at the scene to find the victim lying on the ground and bleeding after being struck by a truck according to reports.

The victim is suffering "life-threatening" injuries at this time.

Expect some emergency responder activity in the area and possible traffic disruptions.

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