A bicyclist was struck by a vehicle on Beech Street during the early evening hours of Monday.
The victim was riding a bicycle in the area of Beech and Oak streets at around 6:50 p.m. on Monday when a vehicle struck him.
Police were looking for a four-door grey Volkswagen Jetta operated by a Black male with cracked windshield that left the scene of the accident towards Cedar Street and onto Market Street, witnesses said.
The victim in critical condition was rushed to St. Joesph’s Regional Medical Center for treatment.
See update to this report here: http://patersontimes.com/2015/08/11/16-year-old-boy-killed-in-beech-street-hit-and-run/.