NJ Route 29 North At I-195 West / I-295 In Hamilton Reopened

February 22, 2023


HAMILTON TOWNSHIP, NJ (MERCER)–Troper II Charles Marchan of the New Jersey State Police, Office Of Public Information stated that Troopers responded to an motor vehicle crash at 8:20 a.m. on State Highway 29 northbound milepost 0.2, Hamilton Twp., Mercer County. Based on a preliminary investigation a dump truck carrying dirt was traveling on State Highway 29 when the driver lost directional control causing the dump truck to overturn. As a result of the crash debris was scattered across lanes of travel. The driver did not sustain any life-threatening injuries. The crash remains under investigation and there is no additional information available.


The roadway reopened at 11:45 a.m.

NJ DOT – TOC South: Overturned Dump Truck on NJ 29 northbound I-295 (Hamilton Twp) to NJ 129 (Hamilton Twp) All lanes closed and detoured 20-25 minute delay use caution

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP, NJ (MERCER)–Around 8:23 a.m. NJ State Police, Hamilton Township Fire Department, and Hamilton EMS were sent to I-195 West Bound at Mile Post 0, NJ 29 North at I-295, for a motor vehicle crash with reported entrapment. Upon arrival of the first units from Hamilton Fire Department they reported an overturned dump truck and the driver was out of the vehicle. All lanes are temporarily closed for clean up. At 8:50 a.m. a request was made to notify NJ DOT inspectors that there were “cracks in the bridge”

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