Driver injured after FedEx tractor-trailer overturns on I-78 in Hunterdon County
BLOOMSBURY BOROUGH, NJ (Hunterdon County) – A New York man was injured after his FedEx tractor-trailer overturned on Interstate 78 Saturday night, according to New Jersey State Police Sergeant Alejandro Goez.
The crash was reported at 11:47 p.m. on Interstate 78 eastbound at milepost 7.3 in Bloomsbury Borough, Goez said.
A preliminary police investigation revealed that a FedEx tractor-trailer, driven by a 46-year-old Yonkers man, went off the roadway to the right, struck the guardrail and overturned into the roadway. The contents of the trailer did not spill, Goez said.
The driver suffered non-life-threatening injuries and was transported to an area hospital, Goez said.
The left and center left lanes were closed for approximately five hours, Goez said.
The crash remains under investigation, Goez said.