EDISON, NJ - A 42-year-old township man was badly injured Sunday evening after being hit by pickup truck as he crossed Route 1 on foot near Plainfield Avenue, police said.

Police said Charles O. Stuermann was intoxicated when he darted across Route 1’s southbound lanes, against a green light, and got hit by the oncoming vehicle at 5:25 p.m.. Stuermann is listed in intensive care at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital with head injuries, facial fractures and other broken bones.

Stuermann was accompanied by another pedestrian. Witnesses told police his companion ran across the busy highway, but did not stop or return to the accident scene after Stuermann got hit.

The pickup truck’s driver, an 18-year-old New Brunswick woman, was operating a 2007 Dodge Ram on a driver’s permit. Police said she ws upset, but uninjured. She has not been charged pending the outcome of the police investigation.