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Pedestrian Strike in Newark's North Ward Under Investigation


There were non-life threatening injuries reported for a person struck by a vehicle in Newark's North Ward overnight.

According to police, emergency responders were called to the vicinity of Bloomfield and Clifton avenues at approximately 10:50 p.m. to investigate reports of a person struck by a car.

Units arrived to find the unidentified, conscious and alert person suffering injuries after a vehicle hit them at that location.

The victim was taken to University Hospital for treatment and expected to make a full recovery.

The incident is under investigation.