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Man Struck by Two Cars in Newark's South Ward

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By: Richard L. Smith 

A pedestrian suffered serious injuries after being struck by a car and then run over by a second vehicle at an intersection in Newark's South Ward Wednesday. 

It happened around 3 p.m. at the intersection of Fabyan Place and Clinton Avenue. 

Emergency responders raced to the scene after receiving reports of a pedestrian struck by a vehicle at the intersection. 

Upon arrival, police found the man lying on the ground suffering scrapes and bruises after a car struck him, then a second vehicle rpeorted san over a part of his body. 

The unidentified victim was taken to hospital and suffered internal injuries but is in stable condition.

The first vehicle that struck the man reportedly left the scene, but the car that rolled over him stayed for the investigation. 

The incident is under investigation by Newark Police.