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Severely Injured Person Found on Street in Dunellen


Police in Dunellen are looking into an incident where a person was suffering severe injuries on a street in the Borough during the overnight hours.

According to preliminary reports, witnesses contacted police when they found the victim lying on the ground suffering a severe head injury just before 1:30 a.m. in the vicinity of South Washington and Prospect streets.

EMS arrived and immediately provided life-saving techniques on the victim then rushed them to the hospital for further treatment.

It was initially believed that the victim was struck by a train on nearby tracks, but NJ Transit officials reached by phone could not confirm any incidents in Dunellen.

The investigation remains active and ongoing.