NJ Turnpike Multi-Car Pile-Up Kills One

(CRANBURY, N.J.) — Police reported a multi-vehicle crash on the ice-slickened New Jersey Turnpike Monday night that involved at least 15 vehicles and left at least one person dead.

New Jersey State Police said the pile-up occurred at milepost 71 in the southbound lanes, southwest of New York City.

The 15-plus vehicles involved included four tractor trailers, two box trucks, a fully-loaded bus, and multiple cars.

Troopers were investigating the crash and all lanes were closed. Motorists reported black ice in the area.

 

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