Serious Crash I-295 South In Lawrence Township Near Hamilton Border

November 8, 2023


LAWRENCE TOWNSHIP, NJ (MERCER)–A serious crash involving a pedestrian was reported on I-295 south bound near mile post 66.8 in Lawrence Township just before the Hamilton Township border around 6:15 p.m. NJ State Police, Lawrence Township Police, Hamilton Fire, Hamilton EMS, and Captial Health Paramedics responded to the scene. There were reports of “traumatic cardiac arrest” and CPR was in progress. The victim was rushed to the Trauma Center at Captial Health Regional Medical Center in Trenton.

Currently there is a 1-mile traffic delay and additional traffic backing up on the Route 1 ramp for I-295 south.

511NJ reports right lane and shoulder closed for a crash investigation with a 5-to-10-minute traffic delay.

Avoid the area if possible until the traffic investigation is complete.

No further details are available at this time.