Edison, NJ — As of 11:24 AM EST on January 3rd, 2020, the Borough of Metuchen released an official statement declaring that all traffic on Route 27 going toward the direction of the Walmart is being diverted to I-287 South due to an accident investigation being conducted by local authorities. Edison's commuters planning to pass through this route should be advised to plan an alternate route if possible to reach their destination.


The Official Statement put out by the Borough of Metuchen is as follows: “All traffic traveling on Hwy 27 towards Walmart is being diverted onto 287 south due to an accident investigation. Plan alternate route.”