By: Jeff Sommes
Jersey City police are currently investigating a pedestrian strike that occurred on Thursday night, leaving an individual severely injured.
According to preliminary information, the incident took place around 9:12 p.m. near the intersection of JFK Boulevard and Highland Avenue.
Upon receiving reports of a person struck by a vehicle, police swiftly arrived at the scene. They discovered the injured victim lying on the ground.
The victim's condition was assessed as critical, and immediate medical attention was provided.
The incident is currently under an active and ongoing investigation by local authorities.
Further details surrounding the circumstances of the accident, as well as the identity of the victim and any potential charges, are yet to be disclosed.
Authorities are urging anyone with information about the incident to come forward and assist in the ongoing investigation.