BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- An 2 vehicle accident occurred this afternoon at the intersection of Bloomfield Avenue and JFK Drive.  Eyewitnesses on scene reported minor injuries but that accident backed up traffic on both sides of Bloomfield Avenue.

Firefighters used the jaws of life extrication tool due to the damage sustained on one vehicle to allow EMS staff to access one of the occupants.  The cause of the accident is unknown. Plan alternate routes if traveling in this area in the near future.