Fatal Accident Rt17/Franklin Turnpike Ramsey?

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noahyc

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Does anyone have info about a major accident last night on Route 17 North in Ramsey.

County Prosecutor Fatal Accident Investigation Unit and County Sheriff CSU was on scene with a very badly damaged car. There also appeared to be a body put into a white van.

Any info?
 

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Any word on this?
Two County Prosecutor Fatal Accident Units and a BCSO crime scene unit were there.
It looked they were putting a body into an unmarked white van from a Ramsey Ambulance

How does this not make the news?
 

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I was monitoring BCPD that night but heard nothing, if I find any news I'll post it.
 

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I heard this call. Yes it was a fatal accident. Ramsey FD was dispatched and Ramsey Rescue for a rollover involving a pickup truck with heavy entrapment. Upon arrival Ramsey Rescue did an excellent job of extricating both patients in a quick manner for the conditions they were faced with. Medivac/Northstar was dispatched to land at Don Bosco School for an LZ but were later canceled due to having a 20 minute ETA. The passenger was taken by ground with a police escort to HUMC, the driver of the vehicle sadly died at the scene. The unmarked van you saw was most likely the BC medical examiners van.
 

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What frequency is Medivac/Northstar dispatched for Bergen County? Is it 155.2950 or the trunking tg they use?
 

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That is sad news but thanks for the response. I can't believe someone is killed and no media even bats an eye.

Was this a DUI?
 

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There was a blurb in todays Sunday Record... not much more info than I stated. Unknown if it was a DUI no one stated it as such. It appeared to be a single car accident. As for northstar I do not hear them on 155.2950, The NJSP Medivac talkgroup has lots of traffic so that is the best place to listen.
 
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