DEVELOPING LINDEN NJ: Crash Results in Severe Injuries in Linden

There is a crash investigation team on the scene of a collision with serious injuries reported at a location in Linden.

Police have not released specifics regarding the crash at this time, but according to 'on the scene' reports, the violent car collision happened before 5:15 a.m. in the vicinity of St. Georges Avenue and John Street.

The car appeared to have struck a pole causing severe damage to the vehicle. There were no other damaged cars in the area of the nearby construction site.

One person was transported to the hospital in serious condition.

Saint Georges Avenue was shut down in both directions.

The cause of the crash is under investigation and we will update this story as soon as we receive word from Linden Police.