Contact Us

Dump Truck Drives Off Great Egg Harbor Bridge, Garden State Parkway Southbound to be Closed for Investigation

Dale Gerhrd/Getty Images

Just what motorists need to open Memorial Day weekend.  A dump truck went through a guardrail and over the Great Egg Harbor bridge near Somers Point today, causing traffic to be backed up for miles.

Emergency units responded to the accident on the Garden State Parkway southbound at the Great Egg Harbor bridge approximately 2:35 p.m., according to PressofAtlanticCity.com.

The incident apparently happened on the Upper Township side of the toll boothes.

N.J. State Police say the driver was taken to the Atlantic City division of AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center.

Traffic has begun moving, but officials have announced they will close the Parkway south to investigate the crash.

Best of SoJo 104.9

Recommended For You

Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://sojo1049.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Register on Friends With Benefits quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a member? Sign up here

Register on Friends With Benefits quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!