Pro-Trump car caravan briefly blocks New Jersey highway

A group of President TrumpDonald TrumpTrump State Department appointee arrested in connection with Capitol riot Intelligence community investigating links between lawmakers, Capitol rioters Michelle Obama slams 'partisan actions' to 'curtail access to ballot box' MORE's supporters briefly shut down a New Jersey highway on Sunday as part of events across the state in support of the president's reelection.

Video of the incident posted on Twitter showed dozens of cars bearing Trump flags, pro-police flags, and U.S. and Israeli flags as part of a caravan. The group identified itself in Twitter posts as "Jews for Trump."



It wasn't immediately clear how long traffic had been stopped on the Garden State Parkway Sunday afternoon as part of the demonstration. The effort comes just two days after Trump supporters in Texas were accused of surrounding and harassing a campaign bus belonging to Democratic presidential nominee Joe BidenJoe BidenTrump State Department appointee arrested in connection with Capitol riot FireEye finds evidence Chinese hackers exploited Microsoft email app flaw since January Biden officials to travel to border amid influx of young migrants MORE on the highway. The FBI has reportedly opened an investigation into the incident.

Other pro-Trump rallies reportedly took place across New Jersey on Sunday as Election Day draws closer. The Asbury Park Press reported that FirstEnergy Park in Lakewood, N.J. as well as Veteran Parks in Berkeley, N.J. were also the sites of pro-Trump events the same afternoon.

New Jersey voted for Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonHillary Clinton brings up 'Freedom Fries' to mock 'cancel culture' Edie Falco to play Hillary Clinton in Clinton impeachment series White House defends Biden's 'Neanderthal thinking' remark on masks MORE (D) over the president by 14 percentage points in 2016, and the state is generally considered a Democratic stronghold.