Two pedestrians have been transported to Jersey Shore University Medical Center after being hit by a car on East Street around 1:28 am Saturday in Belmar.

Police say that the accused vehicle, a silver colored Cadillac Escalade, fled the scene heading north on East Street in the area of 15th Avenue.

Officers found an adult female victim and an adult male victim at the scene with injuries sustained by being struck by the accused vehicle.

Both victims were transported to Jersey Shore University Medical Center.

The Belmar Police Department and the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office Serious Collision Analysis Response Team responded and are assisting with this on-going investigation.

Anyone with information regarding this incident or information on the accused vehicle is asked to contact the Belmar Police Department at 732-681-1700.

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