DEVELOPING NEWARK NJ: Irvington Police Cruiser Strikes Several Pedestrians in Newark

Police have Springfield Avenue shut down in both directions near the Dollar Tree in Newark as officers set up a crime scene to investigate multiple pedestrians struck by a car a short time ago.

Police were called to the scene at approximately 5:30 p.m. after an Irvington Police car struck two kids near the Shop Rite shopping center.

The victims were transported to University Hospital suffering non-fatal injuries.

Expect massive delays on Springfield Avenue as authorities investigate the cause of the incident.

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Springfield Avenue, Newark, NJ