In Woodbridge, New Jersey, a Thursday morning incident led to a vehicle colliding with a utility pole on Route 9.
The car, heading south, veered off its path and impacted the pole, resulting in downed wires and a subsequent vehicle fire. Details regarding potential injuries have not been disclosed at this time.
Emergency response teams, including police and firefighters, were promptly at the scene, working through the morning. Though Route 9 southbound was later cleared and reopened, the accident caused significant traffic delays, stretching for miles and affecting the morning commute.