Transportation

April 12, 2021

SOMERSET, NJ - The township issued the alert below at 9:19 am asking residents to avoid Route 27 between Raymond Road and Promenade Boulevard Rt. 27 between Raymond Road and Promenade Blvd. is closed due to flooding. Please avoid the area. Get Your Town's ONLY Free Daily News in Your ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - The township issued the alert below this morning: South Middlebush Road will be closed in both directions from Amwell Road to Bennetts Lane until 4:00 PM for road work. Get Your Town's ONLY Free Daily News in Your Inbox: Sign Up for E-News OR Download the FREE TAPinto ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - The township issued the alert below at 9 am.  Advisory: South Middlebush Road will be closed in both directions from Amwell Road to Bennetts Lane, until 4pmfor road work   

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SOMERSET, NJ - Demott Lane is closed between New Brunswick Road and Amwell Road, according to a 3:25 pm announcement from the township.  Motorists are encouraged to avoid the area. No further information has been provided regarding what caused the closure.  Get Your Town's ONLY Free Daily News ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Motorists are urged to avoid the area of Easton Avenue and Cedar Grove Lane due to a crash, according to a township alert sent out at 8:47 am.  Multiple tow trucks will be blocking lanes of travel, according to the alert. No injuries have been reported at this time.  Editor's ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - The right lane of Easton Avenue heading towards New Brunswick will be closed in the area of Foxwood Drive due to a water main break, according to a township alert sent out at 9:24 am. This closure will last until approximately 5 pm.  Get Your Town's ONLY Free Daily News in Your ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Motorists are urged to avoid Weston Canal Road in the area of School House Road due to a crash, according to an alert sent out at 8:24 by the township.  Get Your Town's ONLY Free Daily News in Your Inbox: Sign Up for E-News OR Download the FREE TAPinto App!  Click here for ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Motorists should avoid Hamilton Street between Veronica Avenue and Clyde Road due to a crash according to an alert from police at 7:17 am. The clean up of the accident should take one hour according to police. The crash may have involved a car and a tractor trailer according to a ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick Police Department has identified the driver who was killed in a car accident on Henderson Road early in the morning on Thursday, February 4th. Andrew Malfou, age 73, from the Kendall Park section of the township drove his pickup truck off the road and ...

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FRANKLIN, NJ – The tragic death of a 17-year-old last weekend in Franklin has sparked an online petition that, in just two days, has garnered thousands of signatures calling for street lights and barriers to be added to a section of Canal Road.  At 9:22 p.m. on Jan. 29, Franklin Township Police ...

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Update (10:37 pm): Local officials encouraged motorists to avoid Canal Road due to a motor vehicle crash investigation.  SOMERSET, NJ - A dive team has been requested for a possible rescue of a motorist trapped in a car underwater near Canal Road and Suydam Road according to a Breaking News ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Police are encouraging motorists to avoid Route 27 between Reler Land and Finnegans Lane due to a crash. Some roads in the area will be closed for an undetermined amount of time.  Get Your Town's News in Your Inbox: Sign Up for E-News OR Download the FREE TAPinto App!  Click here ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Motorists should avoid Cedar Grove Lane and Easton Avenue intersection due to a motor vehicle accident.  At approximately 8:23 am a Breaking News Network alert sent out a traffic alert stating an accident happened and it is "unknown on injuries."  First responder vehicles could ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - With most of the "heavy lifting" completed on the Route 206 Bypass between Hamilton Road and Mountainview Road, work has shifted to the stretch of existing highway in the vicinity of Camplain Road - including the Norfolk Southern railroad trestle - south ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Commuters are urged to stay away from Hamilton Street near the intersection of Veronica Avenue due to downed power lines. The intersection is closed and PSE&G has been notified but repairs could take hours according to police.  Get Your Town's News in Your Inbox: Sign Up for ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Completion of the long-awaited Route 206 Bypass will be delayed until spring, 2021, while the New Jersey Department of Transportation is expected to begin preliminary work on the widening of the state highway in the vicinity of Camplain Road and the nearby Norfolk Southern ...

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TRENTON – It was announced yesterday that after a thorough review of fuel consumption statistics and consultation with the Legislative Budget and Finance Officer, the Department of the Treasury will necessitate a gas tax increase of 9.3 cents per gallon in order to ensure compliance with the 2016 ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Somerset County is reporting a number of road closures and trees down Tuesday afternoon due to Tropical Storm Isaias. As of 1 p.m., the local roads closed are: Franklin Twp. - Amwell Rd will be closed until further notice between Mettlers Rd and Van Cleef Rd.  Franklin ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Easton Avenue is closed in both directions between Franklin Boulevard and Foxwood Avenue for an accident investigation by Franklin Township Police, according to a Township alert. Commuters are encouraged to avoid the area.   Sign Up for E-News to get top stories delivered daily to ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - First responders reported to an accident on Easton Avenue near the intersection of Oakland Avenue, according to a Breaking News Network alert.  "Vehicle on fire with reported entrapment," the BNN report reads.   Sign Up for E-News to get top stories delivered daily to your ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - First responders reported to the scene of an accident on Easton Avenue near the intersection of Davidson Avenue at approximately 1:02 pm Wednesday afternoon, according to a Breaking News Network alert.  Multiple state troopers, local police, EMT's and firefighters could be seen.

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Update: Route 27 is now open.  SOMERSET, NJ -  Route 27, between Cortelyous Lane and Holland Drive will be closed temporarily because of a struck pole and wires being down on the roadway, according to a township alert sent out at 9:10 pm.   Sign Up for E-News to get top stories delivered ...

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