A three-car crash on Sunday morning on Route 70 in Lakewood kept the westbound lanes closed for several hours.

One of the vehicles involved in Sunday's accident on Route 70 (TheLakewoodScoop.com)

The LakewoodScoop.com reports three vehicles collided around 7 a.m. at Airport Road injuring three people including the driver who was ejected by the impact. A driver heading southbound on Route 70 at Airport Road failed to stop at the traffic light and crashed into a vehicle traveling eastbound Traffic & Safety Sergeant Frank Work tells the Scoop.

In an attempt to move his vehicle out of the way, the driver of the southbound vehicle collided with a mini van heading westbound.

One of those injured is critical at Jersey Shore University Medical Center.

Part of Airport Road was also closed by the accident clean up and investigation.