Woman, toddler critical after hit by minivan

March 22, 2014 6:02:49 AM PDT
A woman and her 3-year-old son are in critical condition after being hit by a car in Jersey City Friday night.

The two were in a crosswalk at Washington Street and Morris Avenue when they were hit by a minivan, trapping the mother underneath the vehicle.

She is being treated at Jersey City medical center. The toddler was taken to the trauma center in Newark.

The incident is under investigation and does not appear criminal.