The newly built southbound lane of the Garden State Parkway bridge spanning Great Egg Harbor Bay, opened to traffic. Wednesday Aug. 31, 2016. (Dale Gerhard/Press of City)


4 p.m.: State Police said all lanes have been reopened on the expressway in the area of the vehicle fire.

3:15 p.m.: Vehicle fire on the eastbound Atlantic City Expressway, west of the Egg Harbor Toll Plaza in Hamilton Township. Right and center lanes closed, drivers must move over for emergency workers and use caution.

3:15 p.m.: Rubbernecking delays on northbound Route 55 northbound near Exit 35 (Garden Road) in Vineland, 15- to 20-minute delay due to an accident off the shoulder.

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3:10 p.m.: Heavy volume on northbound Route 347 approaching Routes 67047 in Maurice River Township.

3:10 p.m.: Heavy volume on Route 52 approaching Route 9 in Somers Point.

2:30 p.m.: There is a vehicle off the road in Vineland on Route 55 south near exit 35, Garden Road. The right shoulder is closed.

1:50 p.m.: Heavy traffic on southbound Route 35 near 24th Avenue in Berkeley Township due to Island Beach State Park traffic.

1 p.m.: There is an accident on the Atlantic City Expressway Accident westbound in Winslow Township, Camden County, near exit 31. Left lane is closed.

Expected travel time on the expressway from Atlantic City to Camden is one hour, 23 minutes.

12:15 p.m.: Construction on Route 9 in both directions near the Garden State Parkway in Somers Point. Traffic shift until 11:59 p.m. July 31.

12 p.m.: An accident in Dennis Township on N.J. 47 south just north of Tyler Road has temporarily closed all lanes. Traffic is being directed along the shoulder and motorists should expect a 10 to 15 minute delay.

9:30 a.m.: There is heavy traffic in Middle Township on U.S. 9 south approaching Delsea Drive. 

8:15 a.m.: Travel Sunday morning looks smooth as there are little delays on major roadways and some rerouting in Stone Harbor.

Due to the Stone Harbor Triathlon, residents should expect town-wide delays until 9 a.m.

Road closures will include Third Avenue from 87th Street to 90th Street and Second Avenue from 87th Street to 90th Street. 

Vehicles traveling north from locations south of 87th Street are urged to take Stone Harbor Blvd. to the Garden State Parkway. Vehicles can then re-enter the island via Avalon Blvd. 

Vehicles attempting to travel south from locations north of 90th Street are urged to take Avalon Blvd. to the Garden State Parkway. Vehicles can then re-enter the island via Stone Harbor Blvd.

Travel time on the Garden State Parkway from the Raritan Toll Plaza to Atlantic City is one hour, 22 minutes; to Ocean City is one hour, 30 minutes; and to Wildwood is one hour, 55 minutes.

Travel time on the Atlantic City Expressway from Camden to Atlantic City is 44 minutes; to Ocean City is 51 minutes; and to Wildwood is one hour, 17 minutes.

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Previously interned and reported for, The Asbury Park Press, The Boston Globe

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