Route 208 nj accident today – Jackknifed tanker closes route 208 just before the evening rush

According to reports, prior to the rush hour on Monday night, a jacked tanker had blocked off Highway 208 southbound around the Glen/Fair Lawn border. “Serious traffic delays are expected during peak hours. Drivers are required to find alternative routes as much as possible. Fuel truck hit the back of a truck and transporter combination, causing the fuel truck to break and spill fuel onto the highway.” according to Glenlock Police Chief Dean Ackermann just after 5 pm.

“A fuel truck hit the back of a truck and transporter combination, causing the fuel truck to break and spill fuel onto the highway.” He added. He also confirmed that the Glen Rock firefighters kicked off cleaning of the spilled fuel while they awaited the arrival of the State Department of Transportation Staff, no injured person was recovered. The drilling platform was dismantled by the heavy wrecker Citywide Towing dispatched.

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