Toddler injured in hit & run

February 9, 2009 7:45:03 PM PST
On Monday, February 9, 2009 at approximately 6:35 pm a white pick-up truck struck a 2-year-old female, identified as Nashalee Martinez at the intersection of East State Street and Garfield Avenue.

Trenton Police Patrol Officer Mark DiNatale was assigned to investigate this incident. It was reported that at the time of the incident the of 2-year-old victim was walking home with her mother, Ms. Yolanda Acevedo, 20, and that upon approaching the intersection of East State Street and Garfield Avenue a white pick-up truck struck the little girl.

The pick-up truck failed to stop after striking the 2-year-old girl. The victim was transported to Capital Health System at Fuld to be treated. The victim was listed in stable condition.

This is an ongoing investigation and it is being requested that if anyone with information concerning this accident, to call the Trenton Police Department's confidential tip line at (609) 989-3663.

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