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Life Threatening Injuries Reported in Wrong-way Crash on NJ-17 in Rutherford

By rlsmetro on

Police in Rutherford are investigating a car crash that injured two people on NJ-17 late last night.

The crash happened at around 10:30 p.m. in the 30's block of NJ-17 sending emergency responders to the scene where they found two severely damaged vehicles that collided head-on at that location.

A preliminary investigation revealed that a vehicle jumped a divider in the northbound lanes and entered the southbound lanes striking a car.

Investigators from the Bergen Couty Prosecutor's office arrived at the scene to take over the investigation.

The official cause remains under investigation.