Waters Search Performed for Person who Possibly Fell into Passaic River in Belleville

Authorities in Essex County performed a search for a male who may have fallen into the river in Belleville this evening.

According to reports, police believe that the person ran across Route 21 at around 7:15 p.m. and jumped in the river.

Search crews spent about an hour searching the river by air and boat, but no one was found.

The incident remains under investigation.