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1 flown to hospital after multi-vehicle crash involving school bus on Route 57 in Warren County

MANSFIELD TOWNSHIP, NJ (Warren County) – One person was flown to the hospital after a multi-vehicle crash involving a school bus on Route 57 in Warren County Tuesday afternoon, according to a post on the Tri-County Volunteer Fire Company’s Facebook page.

The crash happened before 4:30 p.m. on Route 57 near Watters Road in Mansfield Township.

Emergency crews arrived on scene and found a multi-vehicle accident involving a school bus that was unoccupied and confirmed that there was no entrapment. Crews the began assisting with patient care and stabilizing the involved vehicles, the post said.

Due to the extent of injuries Atlantic Air Ambulance was requested to transport a patient to a trauma center, authorities said.

Other patients were evaluated by Fire Company EMTs and were transported to the hospital by Lebanon Township Fire Department EMS.

Route 57 was reopened around 6:00 p.m.

The cause of the crash was not immediately clear.

Jay Edwards

Born and raised in Northwest NJ, Jay has a degree in Communications and has had a life-long interest in local radio and various styles of music. Jay has held numerous jobs over the years such as stunt car driver, bartender, voice-over artist, traffic reporter (award winning), NY Yankee maintenance crewmember and peanut farm worker. His hobbies include mountain climbing, snowmobiling, cooking, performing stand-up comedy and he is an avid squirrel watcher. Jay has been a guest on America’s Morning Headquarters,program on The Weather Channel, and was interviewed by Sam Champion.

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