EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - During this afternoon's rush hour, a single vehicle traveling south on Route 18 near the intersection of Racetrack Road collided with a power pole and attached traffic signal.

The accident occurred at approximately 5:04 pm, causing extensive delays due to the downed pole and signal resting in the right lane of the highway.  The East Brunswick police and emergency services were at the scene managing the situation which included a possible electrical outage at the intersection.

According to police on scene, there were no reported injuries.  Traffic was diverted around the location at the intersection.