POLICE & FIRE
TOP STORIES

I-78 Reopens with Delays in Warren Following Crash

November 24, 2017

WARREN, NJ - I-78 has reopened in both directions after Northstar transported a patient that was entrapped following a crash near Exit 40 eastbound Friday morning. The highway is still backed up in both directions.

A Fire Department Shares Tips for Safely Deep Frying Your Thanksgiving Turkey

VERONA, NJ - It’s almost Turkey Time and the Verona Fire Department wants to make sure its residents have a safe and happy Thanksgiving. They recently shared this video along with these tips from the NJ Office of Emergency Management on the Verona Fire Department Facebook page.  

"Planning on deep frying your turkey this year? Check out this video before you do to prevent ...

Downed Pole Closes Bonnie Burn Road in Watchung

WATCHUNG, NJ - Bonnie Burn Road is closed Wednesday morning following a downed utility pole, police advised. Avoid the area and expect major delays they said. 

Couple Faces Weapons Charges After Arrest at Route 22 Motel

SOMERVILLE, NJ - A Manville couple has been arrested and face multiple weapons and assault charges following an incident at a Route 22 hotel in Bridgewater, according to Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson.

Justin M. Matthews, 37, and Deborah L. Nickerson, 35, both of Brooks Boulevard in Manville are being held in Somerset County Jail pending a detention hearing.

Robertson ...

Overturned Truck Ties Route 22 Traffic in Green Brook

GREEN BROOK, NJ - Route 22 West is backed up for miles following a crash with an overturned dump truck that landed on another vehicle on Wednesday morning.

 

The crash occurred at King George Road near White Castle. Traffic is backed up westbound into North Plainfield and there are rubber necking delays on the eastbound side. Avoid Route 22 if possible and use local ...

Car Stolen from Warren Driveway

WARREN, NJ - A motor vehicle theft was reported on Stardust Drive on Wednesday morning, Warren police said.

A 2014 Audi A4 was stolen from the driveway at some time overnight. The car was left unlocked with the key fob inside, police said. Anyone with information is asked to contact Warren police at 908-753-1000.

 

Car Fire Closes Route 22 in Green Brook

GREEN BROOK, NJ - All lanes of Route 22 are being closed at Washington Avenue after a car fire at approximately 226 US-22 just east of Warrenville Road, police advised on Sunday evening. Avoid the area.

Crash Closes Bonnie Burn Road in Watchung

 

WATCHUNG, NJ - A crash with an overturned vehicle on Bonnie Burn Road  is shutting down the road at Bonnie Burn and Valley Road in the south bound lane on Sunday afternoon.

The crash occurred at approximately 154 Bonnie Burn Road near the Colorado Cafe. Avoid the area.

Water Main Break Closes Johnston Drive in Watchung

WATCHUNG, NJ - Johnston Drive is closed between Hill Hollow Road and Bonnie Burn Road due to a water main break on Friday evening, police advised. Avoid the area.

Crash on I-78 in Warren Delays Traffic

 

WARREN, NJ - A crash on I-78 westbound in Warren is causing some delays. A car struck a deer at approximately mile marker 39 between exit 40 and exit 36. Avoid the area if possible. 

TAP Into Another Town's News:

TAP Into Another Town's News:

Sign Up for E-News

North Plainfield/Green Brook/Watchung