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Male Fatally Struck by Vehicle on NJ-17 in Bergen County

By rlsmetro on

The Bergen County Prosecutors Office was notified of a pedestrian strike that killed a person on a highway in Ramsey Thursday morning. 

Police said shortly before 12:40 a.m., emergency responders rushed to the vicinity of 1358 NJ-17 to investigate reports of an injured person. 

Upon arrival, police found a severely injured, unconscious and unresponsive person lying on the ground at that location. 

A preliminary investigation indicated that the victim was struck by a vehicle, according to reports. 

Medical professionals pronounced the unidentified victim dead at the scene. 

Police closed off a portion of the highway for the investigation. 

There were no other injuries reported.