A van was knocked off a vehicle carrier and caught fire after it slammed into a train trestle Tuesday night, closing Route 17 in Rutherford for hours, responders said.
No injuries were reported in the 8:30 p.m. mishap.
Borough, NJ Transit and state DOT inspectors were checking the bridge to make sure it was still structurally sound.
Rutherford police and firefighters were among the responders.
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