UPDATE: Ely-Harmony Road Reopened After Fallen Tree
Ely-Harmony Road was closed because of a down tree. As of 12 a.m. on Thursday morning, the road has been reopened.
This story was updated at 12 a.m. Thursday morning with further information from the Freehold Township Police Department.
A Freehold Township road has been reopened after a fallen tree brought wires down across the roadway.
At 7:42 p.m. on Wednesday, Freehold Township Police reported that the tree was down between Siloam Road and Yaeger Road, causing the closure of Ely-Harmony Road.
Sgt. Raymond Piccolini stated that JCP&L was at the location of the fallen tree and was taking care of the wires. At that time, police were still waiting for a tree crew to respond and remove the tree.
Around midnight on Thursday morning, Ely-Harmony Road was reopened.