PLAINFIELD, NJ — Plainfield Police units responded to a motor vehicle incident at 4:51 a.m. Tuesday morning at the intersection of Clinton Avenue and West Fourth Street. Upon arrival, they located a 39-year-old male from Middlesex with life-threatening injuries.

The victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment where he later succumbed to his injuries.

The Plainfield Police Traffic Unit was notified, had responded, and is investigating.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective John Franklin of the Plainfield Police Department at 908-753-3696.