Two Injured, One Charged In Six Vehicle Crash

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  LAKEWOOD — Two people were injured and one person was charged in a six-vehicle crash that occurred on Cedar Bridge Avenue on Wednesday, police said.

  At 5:09 p.m. on March 13, police sent out a Nixle alert advising of 10-vehicle crash on Cedar Bridge Avenue near the northbound Garden State Parkway entrance. Police later informed that this was in fact a six-vehicle crash.

  One person was charged with assault by auto, DUI, driving while suspended, and numerous moving violations as a result of the accident. Two other individuals were transported to a local hospital for minor injuries.

  Five of the six vehicles involved sustained major damage, police said.


The investigation is ongoing.  The identities of the injured and charged were not released.