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1 dead, 1 hurt when 4 trucks crash on NJ Turnpike

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MONROE TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — State police say one person has died and another was injured in a four-vehicle accident on the New Jersey Turnpike.

Two tractor-trailers and two box trucks were involved in the crash, which was reported around 1:45 p.m. Monday. It occurred on the outer roadway of the southbound lanes near Exit 8A in Monroe Township, Middlesex County.

The names of the two victims were not released, but the injured person's wounds were not considered serious.

State police say the cause of the accident remains under investigation.

 

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press.

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