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Man Injured After Car Strikes Him at Intersection in East Orange

By rlsmetro on
East Orange

A man suffered serious injuries after a car struck him at a busy intersection in east orange Friday morning. 

Officials say at approximately 8:15 a.m, police and EMS rushed to the intersection of Central Avenue and Halsted Street to investigate reports of an injured person. 

Upon arrival, police found the man lying on the ground after a vehicle struck him at that location. 

Police say the victim bounced off the vehicle's windshield traveling westbound on Central Avenue and landed on the Halsted Street side of the roadway. 

EMS transported the unidentified man to the hospital, where doctors treated serious injuries. 

Police say the driver of the car stayed at the scene and the investigation remains active.