Police & Fire

Car Crashes into Home on Westfield/Scotch Plains Border

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No one was injured Tuesday evening when a car crashed into a two-family house on the corner of West Broad Street and Lamberts Mill Road. Credits: Jackie Lieberman
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WESTFIELD, NJ — No one was injured Tuesday evening when a car crashed into a two-family house on the corner of West Broad Street and Lamberts Mill Road.

The crash occurred around 6:30 p.m., after rain had slicked the streets.

“I heard this big bang and the whole house shook,” said Caroline De Freitas, who lives on the second floor. “I thought, is this a bolt of lightning or something? I didn’t know what it was.”

Westfield firefighters were on the scene, and Westfield police were investigating the cause of the crash.

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