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Pedestrian Injured by Vehicle that Left the Scene

By rlsmetro on
Newark

A pedestrian struck by a vehicle in Newark this afternoon has police searching for the driver that fled the scene.

Police responded to the area of Springfield Ave. at 19th Street at around 12:30 p.m where they arrived to find a female victim injured after being struck by a vehicle.

The woman was transported to University Hospital where she suffered non-life threatening injuries.

Police searched the area for a black or dark colored truck that left the scene immediately after striking the woman.

The vehicle was never located.