Another Wreck On Bloomfield At Pompton

Date:

Share post:

- Advertisement -
The car clipped a tree and a sign just past Mountain Auto Body (Photo by Bill Neal).

There’s been another rollover accident on the eastern end of Bloomfield Avenue. This one occurred Friday morning at about 2:15 a.m.

The car was traveling east on Bloomfield and veered off the roadway into the rocks just past Mountain Auto Body, in between Pompton and Sunset avenues. The car rolled over onto its side and came to rest between a utility pole and sign. Of the three people in the car, two needed to be taken to hospitals for their injuries; the third person did not need to go to the hospital.

The Verona Police, Verona Rescue Squad, VRS Heavy Rescue unit and Verona Fire Department were all on the scene. The Heavy Rescue team used a chain saw to remove a tree that was wedged under the vehicle so that the tow truck operator could remove the car, and VFD Engine 11 deployed a hose for protection against a fuel leak or sparks.

- Advertisement -

It was the third serious accident on this section of Bloomfield Avenue in the last two weeks and the second overturned vehicle here.

The Fire Department deployed a hose in case a fuel leak led to a fire (Photo by Bill Neal).

- Advertisement -

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Related articles

Verona High School Graduation 2022

Verona High School held its 122nd commencement on Thursday, June 23, graduating 172 members of the Class of...

Graduation 2022: Fight For Change, Be The Helpers

Casey Harris, a biology teacher at Verona High School, was the faculty speaker at the 122nd VHS graduation...

Watch Graduation 2022 Live

It's graduation day for the Verona High School Class of 2022. The ceremony is set to be held...

Senior Takes Silver In Pickleball Championship

The athletes of the Verona High School class of 2022 aren’t the only accomplished senior athletes in Verona....