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the staff of the Ridgewood blog
Paramus NJ, traffic on Route 17 northbound in Paramus was slowed to a crawl on Tuesday evening, 05/11, as a result of a serious crash near the Midland Avenue overpass. Multiple injuries requiring ambulance transportation were reported following the crash of an SUV into a utility pole. Paramus Police, Paramus Fire Department, and Paramus EMS units responded to the incident along with mutual aid ambulances and a paramedic team from the local hospital consortium.
A tow truck removed the totaled vehicle from the highway. PSE&G Electric Division technicians attended to the damaged utility pole. No information was available at the scene as to what caused the crash.