Hit-and-Run Crash in Secaucus Leaves Jersey City Woman in Critical Condition

A hit-and-run crash in Secaucus on Thursday morning has left a 49-year-old Jersey City woman in critical condition. The Hudson County Regional Collision Investigation Unit and the Secaucus Police Department are currently investigating the incident, which occurred at approximately 6:40 a.m. in the area of Paul Amico Way and County Road. The striking vehicle did not remain at the scene, but the vehicle believed to have been involved in the collision has since been recovered.

According to Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez, the Secaucus Police Department was notified of the incident and a Secaucus Police Lieutenant who was in the direct area of the crash immediately rendered aid to the pedestrian. The victim was transported to Jersey City Medical Center for treatment of multiple injuries.

Anyone with information about the incident is encouraged to contact the Office of the Hudson County Prosecutor at 201-915-1345 or to leave an anonymous tip at http://www.hudsoncountyprosecutorsofficenj.org/homicide-tip/. All information will be kept confidential.