Route 1 in South Brunswick is reopened northbound following the investigation of an early morning fatal accident.

Delays northbound on Route 1 (NJ DOT)

The road was closed northbound between Black Horse Ln and Finnegan's Lane for several hours and reopened around 8:45 a.m.

Delays remain back to at least New Road northbound and into North Brunswick on the southbound side.

Traffic was diverted on to Henderson Road. to northbound Route 27 to Finnegans Lane and back onto Route 1 where delays remain as well.

The Patch of South Brunswick reports the accident involved a car and a tractor trailer around 3:45 a.m and claimed the life of an unidentified male.