The Lakewood Township Police Department said Thursday that one person has been charged with assault by auto and DUI after a six-vehicle crash that injured two people on Wednesday night.
Lakewood Police Sgt. Nathaniel Montgomery said the crash, which was reported at 5:09 p.m., on Cedar Bridge Avenue not far from the entrance to the northbound Garden State Parkway, involved six vehicles.
The driver who was charged with driving under the influence and assault by auto was additionally charged with driving while suspended, and several moving violations, Montgomery said.
Two people were taken to the hospital for treatment of what Montgomery said were minor injuries.