Traffic Off Long Beach Island Stopped Due to Westbound Route 72 Accident

A major traffic accident stopped all traffic on Route 72 near the Causeway Bridge earlier Saturday. A witness at the scene said a medevac team was airlifting some of the injured to a local hospital. Around 6:30 p.m. the New Jersey Department of Transportation tweeted that the right lane remained closed.

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Traffic off of Long Beach Island is at complete standstill.

The accident took place near the Mallard Island Yacht Club. All lanes off Long Beach Island are closed.

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