THREE INJURED IN MIDDLETOWN HEAD-ON


Three motorists were injured, and one was airlifted to a hospital, following a head-on collision that closed a stretch of Navesink River Road in Middletown Tuesday night, according to news reports.

According to the NJ.com, the Star-Ledger’s website, crash occurred near the at a curve in the road near the Navesink Country Club and closed the roadway for several hours.

The Asbury Park Press reports that one victim was trapped in a vehicle for more than an hour following the collision, reported at 6:02 p.m.

The names and conditions of the victims were not immediately reported. Navesink River Road was expected to be closed into early morning Wednesday as authorities investigated.