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Injuries Reported in Car Crash on Garden State Parkway

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Three cars crashed near exit 137 on the Garden State Parkway, according to the Breaking News Network. Credits: Leah Scalzadonna
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Three cars crashed near exit 137 on the Garden State Parkway, according to the Breaking News Network. Credits: Leah Scalzadonna
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CRANFORD, NJ - Four Injuries, including a Cranford police officer were reported in a three-car crash on Garden State Parkway South, according to the Breaking News Network.

According to the BNN, three cars crashed near exit 137, with one attempting to flee the scene. As the vehicle attempted to flee, it struck a Cranford police car, the BNN said.

Four total injuries were reported, according to the BNN. Three were transported to a nearby hospital by Cranford Fire Department and Emergency Medical Services.

New Jersey State Police were not available for comment at this time.

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