WEST LONG BRANCH: A late night crash has shuttered a large portion of Monmouth Road in both directions.
The road is closed between Parker Road and Wall Street due to an overnight motor vehicle accident which occurred around 10 p.m. on Sunday night, Dec. 3. The crash snapped a pole on Monmouth Road and crews are in the process of clearing the scene.
There has been word yet on when the road will be reopened.
Police are asking motorists to plan extra travel time and an alternate route.
We'll update this article as soon as more information is available or the road is reopened.