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North Plainfield Resident Injured in Route 22 Crash in Union

By rlsmetro on
North Plainfield

Union Township Police are looking into the cause of a crash that severely injured a Somerset County man Wednesday morning. 

According to Deputy Chief Scott Breslow, officers responded to a severe motor vehicle crash that occurred in front of 2690 U.S. Highway 22 East (Target) on the above date and time.  

Deputy Chief Scott Breslow the crash involved one car and a utility pole, leaving the driver with severe injuries.

Officials say the driver is a 54-year-old male from North Plainfield and was the only person in the car.

He was transported to University Hospital in Newark due to his severe injuries.

The roadways in the area were wet and icy at the time of the crash.

This investigation is ongoing, pending further information and witness statements.

Any witnesses to this crash are asked to call the Union Police Department Traffic Bureau at (908) 851-5070.