Woman Seriously Injured in Secaucus Hit-and-Run

Woman Seriously Injured in Secaucus Hit-and-Run


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT: Caitlin Mota
PHONE: (201) 577-6699
EMAIL: cmota@hcpo.org
DATE: Thursday, January 26, 2023

COLLISION UNIT INVESTIGATING HIT-AND-RUN THAT CRITICALLY INJURED WOMAN IN SECAUCUS

Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez has released the following information:

The Hudson County Regional Collision Investigation Unit and the Secaucus Police Department are investigating a hit-and-run crash that seriously injured a pedestrian on Thursday, January 26, 2023.

At approximately 6:40 a.m., the Secaucus Police Department was notified of a pedestrian struck in the area of Paul Amico Way and County Road. A Secaucus Police Lieutenant was in the direct area of the crash and immediately rendered aid to the female pedestrian. The striking vehicle did not remain at the scene. The victim – later identified as a 49-year-old Jersey City woman – was transported by Emergency Medical Services to Jersey City Medical Center where she is being treated for multiple injuries. She is currently listed in critical condition.

During the initial investigation, the vehicle believed to have been involved in the collision was recovered. This case is actively being investigated by the Hudson County Regional Collision Investigation Unit and the Secaucus Police Department. Anyone with information is asked 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.