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Fatal Pedestrian Strike Reported on I-95 in Ridgefield Park

Ridgefield Park

NJ State Police officials are investigating a pedestrian strike that left one person dead on a highway in Bergen County on Monday morning.

The incident happened in the southbound lanes of I-95 in Ridgefield Park where police were called to the scene after they received reports of an injured person on the highway at around 3 a.m.

State Troopers arrived at the scene and found the severely injured person lying n the roadway according to preliminary reports.

The unconscious and unresponsive person was pronounced dead a short time later.

Police closed the left lane as they investigate what caused the incident.