Severe Injuries Reported After Car Crashes into Sound Barrier on NJ-21 in Passaic County

There are severe injuries reported for at least one person occupying a vehicle that crashed into a sound barrier on a highway in Passaic County.

According to preliminary reports, emergency responders rushed to the southbound lanes of NJ-21 at exit 14 on the Clifton-Passaic border to investigate reports of a collision at approximately 3:07 a.m.

Rescue crews arrived and found a vehicle left the highway and slammed into a wall that ultimately collapsed on the car according to reports.

Emergency crews found an unconscious and unresponsive person inside the vehicle.

As of 5 am today, our staff could only confirm life-threatening injuries for that victim. Clifton Police units were on the scene handling the investigation.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.