Date Published: 2023/05/18
EDISON, NJ – Major delays were reported on I-287 after a dump truck overturned near Edison on Wednesday afternoon.
According to NJ DoT, the truck overturned shortly before 2:30 p.m. in the southbound lanes of the interstate near Exit 1 to US-1.
I-287 southbound all lanes closed North of Exit 1/Rt 1 in Edison due to overturned dump truck. Slow down, use caution, and expect delays.
— NJDOT (@NewJerseyDOT) May 17, 2023
It is unclear what caused the truck to overturn. However, all southbound lanes of the freeway were closed for some time afterward while crews worked to clear the scene.
We do not know at this time if anyone was injured in the crash. Our team will update this news blog as any additional details are made publicly available.
Written by: Brach Eichler Injury Lawyers