Police & Fire

Crash Closes Central Ave. in Westfield at Elizabeth Ave. Monday Afternoon

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Central Avenue in Westfield was closed both ways Monday afternoon after a two-car crash at Elizabeth Avenue. Credits: Jackie Lieberman
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Central Avenue in Westfield was closed both ways Monday afternoon after a two-car crash at Elizabeth Avenue. Credits: Jackie Lieberman
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WESTFIELD, NJ — Central Avenue in Westfield was closed both ways Monday afternoon after a two-car crash at Elizabeth Avenue that appeared to have been head-on.

The crash occurred before 3 p.m. No one was seriously injured, according to a firefighter who spoke at the scene, and air bags had deployed in both cars.

Westfield police, firefighters and EMTs were on the scene.

Drivers are advised to take an alternate route.

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