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UPDATE: Pedestrian Struck on Saddle River Road

A pedestrian was struck by a motor vehicle Wednesday night and taken to Hackensack University Medical Center with serious but non life-threatening injuries, Fair Lawn police said.

A pedestrian was struck at the intersection of Saddle River Road and Kramer Place near the Glen Rock border around 5:35 p.m. Wednesday, said.

Fair Lawn Sgt. Paul Scott said the male victim suffered some considerable injuries, but nothing life threatening. The man was transported to Hackensack University Medical Center.

Police are still investigating the incident, but Scott said there appeared to be no extenuating circumstances and that it was not being treated as criminal.

Saddle River Road was closed from Kramer Place to where it intersects with Prospect Street in Glen Rock for a couple hours, but has since re-opened, Scott said.

Patch will continue to update this story as more information becomes available.

getswabbed January 19, 2012 at 01:48 AM
I hope the person hit is okay.
Rich Seibel January 19, 2012 at 01:56 AM
Hope all is well keep us up to date
Tara Green January 19, 2012 at 04:46 AM
What happened?
Zak Koeske January 19, 2012 at 04:55 AM
@Tara - Police are still investigating the accident. I'll let you know when I find out the particulars
JetsFan January 19, 2012 at 05:26 PM
I hope this person is ok but I am afraid to drive down Saddle River Road at that time of night. I have seen many people get off the bus, dressed in all black, and cross the road right in front of cars. I don't know why they don't realize that you can not see them. I am surprised more people aren't hit.
* January 20, 2012 at 12:07 AM
Cross at the green.....not inbetween

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