Report: NJ Police Sergeant Charged with DUI

An area Police Sergeant has been charged with DUI, reckless driving, unsafe lane change after he crashed his car into a tree in Park Ridge last week. 43 year-old Vasili Pieratos of the Ramsey police department reportedly had a blood-alcohol level more than twice the legal limit when the accident occurred. reported Pieratos lost control of his 2016 Mercedes-Benz on Kinderkamack Road by Highland Street, jumping the curb and onto the lawn of a home, continuing over a fence and striking a tree, boulder and landscaping before landing sideways on its passenger side. No word on whether Pieratos or a passenger in the car was hurt in the accident, which is under investigation.

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