May 3, 2015
By Ken Thorbourne
The Route 7 Wittpenn Bridge over the Hackensack River in Jersey City and Kearny on March 24, 2014. Michael Dempsey/The Jersey Journal
JERSEY CITY – A motor vehicle accident on Route 7/Wittpenn Bridge, which links Jersey City and Kearny is a heavily-used route to and from the Holland Tunnel, has closed traffic in both directions, according to the New Jersey Department of Transportation.
Detours are in effect.
There is also a reported crash on the on US 1&9 Northbound in Jersey City. The crash occurred in a northbound lane approaching the Passaic River Drawbridge and a right lane is blocked, according to NJDOT.
No other information was immediately available.