Pedestrian Struck by Car in Kearny

Police in Kearny are investigating a pedestrian strike that left one person injured in Kearny on Monday night.

According to police, the incident happened in the vicinity of Schuyler and Arlington avenues just before 7:30 p.m. after they received reports of an injured person.

Units arrived at the scene and requested paramedics after finding an unidentified person suffering severe injuries when a vehicle struck them at that location.

EMS transported the victim to an area hospital where doctors began treatment.

The driver of the vehicle stayed at the scene according to reports.

Schuyler Avenue, Kearny, NJ