Interstate 78 in Hunterdon County has reopened following an accident involving several trucks and cars in Union Township.New Jersey State Police reports there are three separate accidents in the area of #12 (Perryville Road) involving an overturned dump truck, a van and several tractor trailers now just blocking the left lanes.Traffic is backed up to #7 (Route 173) in Asbury. There are several minor injuries reported.

There is a second accident on the westbound side at #15 (Route 173) in Clinton with delays back to at least #17 (Route 31).

It has been raining in the area for several hours making for slippery pavement on the heavily traveled highway.