Wednesday, June 5, 2024

TRAFFIC ALERT: Route 61 Closed for Crash near Deer Lake

As of 4:30pm, Wednesday, Route 61 northbound is closed near Deer Lake for a motor vehicle accident.

Around 4:20pm, emergency personnel were called to the area of the intersection of Route 61 and Summer Valley Road in West Brunswick Township for a motor vehicle accident with high mechanism.  The crash reportedly involved a pickup truck on its roof.

The victim was reported to be trapped in the vehicle and had a severe hand injury.

A medical helicopter has been requested to land near the accident right on Route 61.

Northbound lanes have been closed due to the accident.

More information when its available.