IRVINGTON TOWNSHIP, NJ – A pedestrian was severely injured after being struck by a driver who allegedly ran a traffic light in Irvington Township this morning, according to local news sources.
The crash happened near the intersection of Clinton Avenue and Springfield Avenue at about 10 a.m., when a pedestrian was struck by a 58-year-old man from Springfield who was allegedly driving through a red light at a high rate of speed.
The victim was taken to the hospital with critical injuries including a severe head wound.
The accident remains under investigation at this time.
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