UNION, NJ - Route 22 West before West Chestnut Street is closed due to a multi-car accident.

Preliminary reports indicate that a three-car accident has closed Route 22 in the area of the PC Richards store starting just before 7:00 p.m. Tuesday. 

Route 22 West traffic is being diverted down West Chestnut Street.  Traffic on West Chestnut Street toward Route 22 is being diverted onto Savitt Place.

No information on injuries is currently available.  Additional information will be provided by Tapinto Union once it becomes available.