Bus overturns on Route 80 in Roxbury; 7 injured

Several people were injured when a charter bus slid down an embankment on Route 80 in Roxbury Township Tuesday night. (1/22/14)

ROXBURY TOWNSHIP - Several people were injured when a charter bus slid down an embankment and flipped over on Route 80 in Roxbury Township Tuesday night.

New Jersey State Police say the bus was traveling eastbound when it went off the roadway.

Seven people on board suffered minor injuries.

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It took crews nearly 2 hours to remove the bus from the side of the highway.

The accident blocked the right and center lanes of Route 80 East near mile marker 28, but all lanes have since reopened.

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