MONTVILLE, NJ - Around 7:45 p.m. on Thursday, May 11 there was a single car accident on Bellows Lane near Benefly Rd in Towaco, according to Captain Andrew Caggiano of the Montville Township Police Department.  

A vehicle struck a tree and the driver sustained serious injuries. The driver was the only occupant in the car at the time of the crash and was flown to St. Joseph's Hospital in Paterson after being extricated from the car by the Towaco Fire Department,  Caggiano reported.

The circumstances surrounding the cause of the crash are still under investigation. If anyone witnessed the accident, contact the Montville police department at 973 257 4300.