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TRAFFIC ALERT: Delays Expected for Filming of "Isle of the Dead" in Newark

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Newark Public Safety Director Fritz G. Fragé announces that drivers should anticipate traffic delays on Tuesday due to the film production of "Isle of the Dead."

Officials said these delays are expected to begin from approximately 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. on August 23 at 707 Broad Street (NJ Transit City Subway at the corner of Broad Street and Raymond Boulevard).  

During filming, actors will be dressed as "zombies," entering and exiting the subway station.  Police officers will be assigned to facilitate traffic control.

Drivers are advised to anticipate delays and to plan alternate routes.

Director Fragé thanks you in advance for your patience and cooperation during this event. 

He also urges anyone with information regarding any criminal activities to call the Police Division's 24-hour Crime Stopper tip line at 1-877-NWK-TIPS (1-877-695-8477).  

All anonymous Crime Stopper tips are kept confidential and could result in a reward.

Anonymous tips may also be made using the Police Division's website at