MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ – A 77-year-old pedestrian remains in critical condition after a hit-and-run accident in Matawan on Tuesday night.
NJ.com reports that the pedestrian was found lying on the side of Freneau Road near the Mediterranean Chateau restaurant at about 7 p.m.
The victim was transported to Neptune Township where she remains in critical condition at Jersey Shore University Medical Center.
There is no description available of the vehicle that struck her.
Police are seeking the public’s assistance as they attempt to find the hit-and-run driver. Anyone with information about the accident is asked to reach out to investigators.
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