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Route 3 Crash Closes Lanes in Clifton

By rlsmetro on
Clifton

Police closed all eastbound lanes on Route 3 in Clifton after a crash occurred late Monday night.

According to police, the crash occurred at around 10:30 p.m. near Bloomfield Avenue where the collision caused a damaged pole and at least one injured victim.

Officials say a utility pole on Route 3 emergency crews were called to the scene to repair the damaged utility pole.

Police detoured traffic off the highway at the Broad Street exit while investigators looked into the cause of the crash.

As of 4 a.m., police kept two lanes closed for the investigation.

Clifton police could not immediately provide further information on the accident.

**UPDATE 5:55AM:** Just the right lane is now closed