February 2, 2022
UPPER FREEHOLD TOWNSHIP, NJ (MONMOUTH)–About 2:39 p.m. the NJ State Police, Allentown-Hope Fire Company and Allentown-Capital Health First Aid Squad responded to the 700 Block of County Road 527 also known as New Canton-Stone Tavern Road for an accident. Upon arrival it was found that a car hit a utility pole and ended up in a field. No serious injuries were reported. Jersey Central Power and Light-First Energy was called for the damaged pole and wires. George’s Garage removed the vehicle from the field using the crane on a rotator then transferred the car to a flatbed tow truck. The roadway was expected to be closed for hours for the repairs. Monmouth County Road Department set up road closed signs at CR-524 at Sharon Station Road and also Imlaystown-Hightstown Road. No further information is available at this time.