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Little Falls Police Find Fleeing DWI Crash Passenger With GPS

The passenger was taken to St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center
The passenger was taken to St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center Photo Credit: Boyd A. Loving

LITTLE FALLS, N.J. — A driver was charged with DWI and one his passengers had to call for help from the bottom of a ravine after both tried to flee an overnight crash in Little Falls, authorities told NorthJersey.com .

Lt. Steven Post, the officer in charge of the department, identified the pair as from Woodland Park and Totowa. They and a second passenger who remained at the scene are all 18, he told NorthJersey.com.

The injured passenger took off after the vehicle barreled onto a Long Hill Road property and struck a porch, Post said. He slipped down a cliff some 75 to 100 feet and called 911 on his cellphone, the reports says.

Responding officers found him through his GPS, Post told NorthJersey.com. READ MORE....

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