By CBS3 Staff

MEDFORD, N.J. (CBS) –  A portion of Route 70 is closed due to a dump truck crash, Friday morning. The accident happened near Medford Mt. Holly Road in Medford, just after 5 a.m.

Officials say the dump truck crashed into a pole and is now leaking diesel fuel. An SUV was also involved in the crash.

Dump Truck Accident, Fuel Leak Shuts Down Portion Of Route 70 In Medford

A medevac is responding to the scene and at least one person has been taken to the hospital.

Dump Truck Accident, Fuel Leak Shuts Down Portion Of Route 70 In Medford

 

The intersection is expected to be closed in both directions for a while.