ROXBURY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Authorities are on the scene of a serious accident on Route 80 in Roxbury Township, New Jersey.

The driver was ejected from the vehicle, which crashed around 10 a.m. in the westbound lane and caught on fire.

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Chopper 2 was live over the scene Tuesday morning:

The driver was transported to Morristown Memorial Hospital via medevac with head and ankle injuries, authorities said.

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Traffic on Route 80 is closed in both directions, with delays. Click here to check current conditions.

The cause of the crash was not immediately known.

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