Bridgewater resident William Page was taken to Somerset Medical Center after the four-door sedan he was driving eastbound on I-78 was hit form behind by a box truck, state police said.
The accident occurred at about 6:45 a.m. in the eastbound lanes of I-78 just past the King George exit. Police said both vehicles spun out of controlbefore coming to a rest on a guardrail.
Page complained of back and neck pain and was taken to the hospital for treatment.
The eastbound lane had been blocked following the accident. Police issued traffic alerts to reduce congestion in the area.