WATCHUNG, NJ - A reward of up to $1,500 is being offered by Somerset County Crime Stoppers for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the individual or individuals responsible for a hit-and-run in the Borough on Oct. 8.
In response to the hit-and-run, the Watchung Borough Council approved a resolution on Thursday calling on Somerset County to assist in improving safety on Valley Road and Mountain Boulevard. R3: Resolution Urging the County to Address Traffic and Safety Concerns in the Borough and Implement Pedestrian / Biking Improvements along our County Roads.
A 12-year-old pedestrian was hit crossing Valley Road at approximately 6:45 p.m. by a vehicle described as a white 2010-2014 Hyundai Sonata, possibly with front-end damage and a missing Hyundai emblem, police said on Friday.
All STOPit and Crime Stoppers reports will be kept confidential.
TAPinto is free and published daily made possible through sponsorships and advertising. Get Your Town's News In Your Inbox: Click Here to sign up. Contact email@example.com for sponsorship and advertising information.