UPDATE, 6:00pm - Ocean County Traffic Watch reports that the car fire has been cleared from Route 37.

ORIGINAL STORY FOLLOWS:

Heads up on your afternoon commute today!

You'll want to avoid Route 37 Westbound, right by the White Castle, as an SUV has been fully engulfed by flames.

As emergency responders attend to the situation, lanes will be closed and traffic will obviously be seriously impacted during the busiest time of the day on one of the busiest roads in Ocean County.

Stay with us for the latest with WOBM News and Ocean County Traffic Watch throughout the afternoon!

 

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