NUTLEY, NJ - A single vehicle accident, in the vicinity of the Nutley Park ShopRite on Franklin Ave. sent a motorist to the hospital Sunday afternoon. 

Nutley first responders were on the scene on the township's main road Sunday afternoon after a Honda Accord struck a utility pole in front of the Nutley Arms Bulding at 460 Franklin Ave. The building is located near the ShopRite parking lot of the East side of the street.

The vehicle's front airbags deployed. 

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First responders on the scene included units from Nutley Police, Fire, and EMS. The driver was transported to hospital by the Nutley Volunteer Emergency and Rescue Squad for evaluation.

Given the nature of patient privacy laws, no further details about the driver can be shared at this time.

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