Montclair Police are investigating a hit and run that occurred early this morning on Mission Street.
According to D/Lt. Angel L. Roman Jr., Detective Bureau Commander, a black SUV traveling at a high rate of speed down Mission Street at 12:46 a.m. struck an 18-year-old male victim.
The man, a Montclair resident, who was found bleeding from the face but conscious, was taken to Mountainside Hospital. The victim has a jaw injury; Roman says he is stable now but may need surgery possibly this afternoon.