BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Berkeley Heights Police, Fire Department and Rescue Squad responded to a multiple vehicle accident on I-78 east, on Monday, May 2 at approximately 8:30 p.m. at milemarker 43.8.  

The highway was temporarily closed for North STAR and Atlantic Air-1 landing to transport two patients. NorthStar transported a patient to University Hospital in Newark and Atlantic Air-1 transported a patient to Morristown Memorial Hospital. 

Traffic is currently being detoured and drivers should expect delays in both directions.

TAP into Berkeley Heights will update as more details become available.