5 Reported Injured In Route 1 Crash

May 30, 2021

LAWRENCE TOWNSHIP, NJ (MERCER)–Around 11:45 p.m. last night (May 29, 2021) a multiple vehicle crash occurred on Route 1 South Bound/Brunswick Pike in front of the Mercer Mall just south of Quaker Bridge Road. The Lawrence Township Police Department, Lawrence Township EMS, Capital Health Paramedics and Lawrence Township Fire Companies responded for reported people trapped in a vehicle.

Upon arrival of Lawrence Township Police and EMS there was no entrapment but they had up to seven injuries from three vehicles. Additional EMS units were called from West Windsor, Hamilton and Trenton to transport the patients.

Radio reports state that five people from the accident were transported to Capital Health Regional Medical Center in Trenton.

Lawrence Township Police are investigating the crash.

Route 1 South in front of Mercer Mall was closed for a short time while tow trucks removed vehicles from the roadway.

No further information is available at this time.