PISCATAWAY, NJ – Piscataway police responded to what was reported by a Breaking News alert to be a serious accident on Centennial Ave. near South Washington Ave. late Thursday night, closing that stretch of roadway for a period of time.

A white work van sustained front end damage, and police used evidence gathering equipment in their investigation of the intersection in front of the Centennial Ave. entrance to the Piscataway Town Center.

Police later reopened one lane in both directions to Centennial Ave. traffic after securing the accident scene.

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Investigators declined to comment about the accident, referring all questions to police headquarters during business hours.

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