NEWARK, N.J. (PIX11) — A 5-year-old girl was killed in a hit-and-run crash in Newark Tuesday evening, law enforcement sources told PIX11 News.
The fatal crash happened at 6th Avenue West and North 9th Street around 6:45 p.m., according to the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office.
The girl’s father and younger sister were hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries after the crash, authorities said.
The crash remained under investigation. No arrests have been made.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office tips line at 1-877-TIPS-4EC or 1-877-847-7432.