NEWARK, New Jersey — A Newark man has died from injuries he suffered in a hit-and-run accident on a city street.
Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn Murray says 28-year-old Jeffrey Corum was struck around 4:30 a.m. Sunday on Elizabeth Avenue, near Watson Avenue. He was pronounced dead there a short time later.
The driver did not stay at the scene and remains at large. Authorities did not release a description of the vehicle or say if anyone had witnessed the accident.
No other injuries were reported.