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Person Found Hanging in Lawrence Township

Lawrence Township (Mercer)

One person was rushed to a Mercer County Hospital after police found the victim hanging at a location in Lawrence Township Sunday night.

According to prelmiary reports, police were called to an address on Lanning Avenue to investigate reports of an injured person at approximately 8:40 p.m. where units arrived to find an unidentified person unconscious and hanging at that location.

Medical personnel provided life-threatening resuscitation to the victim before they were transported to an area hospital for further treatment. Officials have not confirmed the extent of the victim's injuries.

There were no immediate reports of a suspicious activity or foul play at this time.

The investigation remains active and ongoing.