Roads across New Jersey were jammed with frustrated commuters stuck in a snowlocked traffic nightmare brought on by the surprising punch of first snowstorm of the season Thursday.
Troopers responded to 441 vehicle crashes as of the 4:30 p.m. on roads patrolled by the State Police, according to Sgt. Lawrence Peele, an agency spokesman.
As conditions worsened, the Port Authority urged motorists to avoid the George Washington Bridge, where a multiple vehicle crash had already snarled traffic and left drivers stranded .
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