A serious accident on a rainy Route 195 slowed afternoon traffic crossing the state.

New Jersey State Police said the right lane was closed for a serious accident west of exit No. 16 for Route 537 and Six Flags Great Adventure in Millstone. The crash, which took place around 2 p.m.,  involved a car and a box truck  The State Police fatal accident unit was on scene but there were  no confirmed reports of fatalities.

Westbound drivers can avoid the accident scene completely by traveling on Route 33. Or, drivers can travel west on Route 537 to northbound Route 539 and can rejoin Route 195 at exit 8 in Allentown.

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