A Medevac helicopter flew an elderly woman to University Hospital this afternoon after the woman was injured in a serious accident that ran her vehicle off the road on Route 22, according to a witness and Mountainside police.
The accident occurred some time after 3 p.m. on Sunday on the eastbound side of Route 22, past Mountain Avenue. The helicopter responded to calls for aid and landed in an open area near borough hall.
Mountainside authorities did not provide any further information. The woman's condition is not known at this time. Please continue to check Patch for further details.
Editor's Note: The accident victim's age was previously reported at 78. It has been changed to 85.