DEVELOPING CLIFTON: Motorcycle Crash Shuts Down NJ-3 in Clifton

Police closed all eastbound lanes of Route 3 in Clifton as officers investigate a motorcycle crash with serious injuries reported.

According to police, the crash happened just after 6 p.m. near Bloomfield Avenue where a motorcyclist lost control and crashed the bike.

The impact caused the motorcyclist to eject from the motorcycle onto the roadway.

EMS transported the victim to St. Joseph's Hospital in Paterson for treatment while investigators search for the cause of the crash.

There are heavy traffic delays on the highway and no other injuries are reported.