RAMSEY, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A crash partially shut down southbound Route 17 in Ramsey, New Jersey Friday afternoon.
The crash happened in the late afternoon on southbound Route 27 at Lake Street in the Bergen County borough, Joe Biermann reported from Chopper 2.READ MORE: Ribbon Cutting Marks Official Opening Of NYC's Newest Pride Health Center In The Bronx
Injuries were reported in the accident, and a major investigation was under way during the 5 p.m. hour.READ MORE: Fake Fire Chief Scams Business In Rye With Bogus Inspection, Fee; 'It's Something That Everyone Should Be Looking Out For'
All southbound lanes of Route 17 were closed at the scene, Biermann reported.
Southbound Route 17 was closed at the scene, and bumper-to-bumper delays were seen for miles. It even took 20 minutes for an ambulance to arrive, Biermann reported.MORE NEWS: Ray Of Hope For Irate Retirees After New York City Changes Health Benefits For 250,000 Workers
The Garden State Parkway was advised as an alternative.