UNION TOWNSHIP, NJ – Two people were injured and multiple lanes of the Garden State Parkway were closed for over three hours yesterday after two vehicles caught fire, according to NJ.com.
The accident happened near the Union toll plaza at about 8:15 a.m., when two vehicles caught on fire.
Firefighters put the flames under control in about a half-hour, according to the report.
Two people were taken to the hospital in Rahway for the treatment of minor injuries. Their identities have not yet been released.
Authorities closed several lanes of the highway until about 11:30 a.m.
The accident remains under investigation at this time.
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