An accident in Galloway Township closed northbound lanes of the Garden State Parkway in Atlantic County for several hours Tuesday evening, according to New Jersey State Police at the Bass River Barracks.

The accident involved three cars, police said, adding that no one was injured but the position of the three cars closed the roadway.

The state traffic site, 511NJ.org reported that as of 5:43 p.m. the accident was located in Galloway Township, near Exit 40.

Traffic was moving again by 8 p.m.

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