A serious accident Tuesday evening on Route 27 critically injured the driver and caused the roadway to be shut down.
At about 8:20 p.m., a vehicle struck a utility pole just north of Beekman Road. The driver was rushed to the hospital with critical injuries.
Traffic on the northbound side of Route 27 is being diverted onto Beekman Road. The roadway is expected to be closed until approximately 11:30 p.m. as the South Brunswick Police Traffic Safety Bureau investigates the crash.
This story will be updated as information becomes available.
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