SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - A pedestrian was hit by a motor vehicle while crossing Park Avenue shortly before 8 p.m. this evening in the area of East Fairview Avenue. The pedestrian was believed to be an adolescent crossing the street.

The individual did sustain injuries and was rushed to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick. Police are still investigating the accident scene.

The Alternative Press of South Plainfield will provide updates when they become available.