The Passaic County Prosecutor's Office are on the scene of a crash with fatal injuries reported on a highway in Clifton.
A preliminary investigation indicated that at approximately 1:35 a.m., emergency responders rushed to the eastbound lanes of Route 3 near Bloomfield Avenue to investigate reports of a crash.
Upon arrival, police closed that section of the highway off when they found a crashed vehicle with victims severely injured.
According to reports, at least one person died a short time later while another suffered life-threatening injuries.
The cause of the crash is under an active and ongoing investigation.