Police & Fire

Road Closures for Bobbi Kristina’s Burial Monday in Westfield

Bobbi Kristina Brown will be laid to rest with her mother at Fairview Cemetery. Credits: Jackie Lieberman

WESTFIELD, NJ — Westfield police will close part of East Broad Street and part of Gallows Hill Road on Monday, Aug. 3, for the burial of Bobbi Kristina Brown. The 22-year-old daughter of pop superstar Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown will be laid to rest with her mother at Fairview Cemetery.

East Broad Street will close Monday from Wychwood Road to Springfield Ave. at or about 10 a.m. Gallows Hill Road will close from East Broad St. to the Cranford border. Roads will open at the police department’s discretion, according to Westfield Police Chief David Wayman.

No parking will be allowed on these portions of the roads from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Wayman thanked the public in advance for their cooperation. Police will allow residents to access their homes and will do their very best to minimize any inconvenience these road closures may cause, he said.

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