Car Overturns on I-280 in East Orange

There were no serious injuries in a crash that had a vehicle overturn on I-280 in East Orange early this evening.

The accident happened in the eastbound lanes of the highway near the off ramps from the Garden State Parkway where emergency responder rushed to the scene after receiving calls for an overturned vehicle shortly before 6:15 p.m.

The incident caused heavy traffic as firefighters checked the car for injured victims and fire.

Police are investigating the cause of the crash.

Interstate 280, East Orange, NJ