HACKETTSTOWN, NJ (Warren County) – Hackettstown police say they were called to the area of Route 517 near Route 46 where a pedestrian had been hit by a car.
The police investigation determined Patrick Hanright, 36, of Mount Olive Township, NJ had fallen onto the travel portion of Route 517 north of Route 46, police said.
A 2018 Dodge, driven by 25yro Ondrea Brewer of Columbia, NJ, was travelling north on Route 517 and struck Hanright while he was lying on the ground, police said.
Hanright allegedly told officers that it was his fault for being in the roadway and claimed to be intoxicated.
Hanright suffered non-life threatening injuries and was transported to Hackettstown Medical Center, police said.
No summonses were issued, police said.
Assisting at the scene was the Saint Clare’s Paramedics.