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Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella announces the following information:

The Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit is investigating a hit-and-run crash involving a pedestrian that occurred on Route 46 in Ridgefield Park, NJ on Friday, April 7, 2023, at approximately 11:10 p.m.  The pedestrian involved in this crash has died.  The name of the deceased is being withheld pending notification to the next of kin.

The investigation is being conducted by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office under the direction of Chief Jason Love and the Ridgefield Park Police Department under the direction of Chief Joseph Rella.  No additional information is available at this time.