VERONA, NJ – Portions of Pompton Ave. were closed Friday afternoon, after a car crashed into a building on Pompton Ave. near the intersection of Claremont Ae. in Verona according to Verona police.

The driver was flown to St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center. 

First responders included Verona's fire, police and public works departments and rescue squad, Cedar Grove fire and police departments, and the Essex County Sheriff's Office.