September 29, 2021 Update the south bound was reopened but heavy rubberneck delay south of the I-195/Route29 Interchange 1 Northbound will be closed for quite some time. This is in the area of Mile Marker 59
HAMILTON TOWNSHIP, NJ (MERCER)–Around 3:24 p.m. a serious accident occurred on I-295 in Hamilton Township in the area of the Scenic Overlook closing the highway in both directions. Multiple fire department responded to the scene and 9 ambulances and 2 paramedic units and 3 medical helicopters were called to the scene for reports of around 15 persons injured in the accident.
This is a preliminary report, NJSP has been contacted for official information, please avoid the area.