BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - A brush fire along I-78 Westbound in the vicinity of Berkeley Heights shut down two westbound lanes on Friday afternoon.Traffic remains backed up for six miles as the firefighters remain on the scene.

Berkeley Heights, Cranford, Springfield and Chatham Fire Departments were called to the scene, as well as ambulances for rehab.

Elizabeth and Hillside Fire Department are at Berkeley Heights Fire headquarters to cover the township in the event of another emergency.  

TAP into Berkeley Heights will update as more information becomes available.