Jersey City Police Search for Hit-and-Run Driver

Police are conducting a search for the driver of a car who struck a pedestrian then sped from a location in Jersey Center Saturday night.

It happened at approximately 11:25 p.m. near Charlotte Circle, where witnesses dialed 911 after seeing a car plow into a pedestrian then speed away from the scene.

Emergency responders arrived and rushed the seriously injured victim to Jersey City Medical Center for treatment where they remain in stable condition, according to Jersey City officials.

Police notified surrounding agencies to be on the lookout for a black BMW with front end damage.

There were no other injuries reported.