SOMERSET, NJ - Commuters should avoid Easton Avenue if possible due to emergency utility work. 

"Expect delays in the area of 1431 Easton Ave northbound due to emergency utility work," reads a township alert. 

According to a Breaking News Network alert, one lane is blocked by police due to downed utility pole. 

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