LAWRENCE TOWNSHIP, N.J. (CBS) — All lanes were closed for several hours following a fatal multi-car accident on I-295 northbound in Lawrence Township on Wednesday morning.


Crews were called out to the I-295 northbound area of Exit 67 – Route 1 just before 7 a.m.

There was a 5-mile backup of traffic at the time.

They also report serious injuries were suffered by those involved in the wreck.


All lanes reopened around 11:30 a.m.

They are investigating the crash.