A Newark man has been charged with driving under the influence, following a hit-and-run accident involving a 13-year-old bicyclist in Seaside Heights Saturday night, according to authorities.

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Seaside Heights Detective Steve Korman said the boy sustained minor injuries and was treated at the scene, near Blaine and Ocean Terrace.

26-year-old DeVonne Ramsey was stopped by police in Lavallette on Route 35 North, after a witness of the hit-and-run followed his vehicle while speaking with dispatchers.

Ramsey also was charged with failure to report an accident, leaving the scene of an accident and careless driving.

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