At about 10:45 p.m., the pedestrian was walking near the intersection of East 7th Street and Maple Avenue when he was struck by a vehicle. The driver then fled the scene.
The victim, an adult male, was transported by EMS to Jersey Shore Medical Center.
Police tell TLS a witness followed the driver about two miles from the scene, enabling police to apprehend the driver.
The driver, 17, will be issued summonses, police say.