Truck overturns in crash on New Jersey turnpike; 2 killed

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — State police in New Jersey say two people died when a truck overturned in a crash on the New Jersey Turnpike.

Police say the accident happened just after 4:30 p.m. Friday at mile marker 104.4 in Newark.

Officials say the crash involved a box truck and other vehicles colliding in the truck lane on the southbound side of the turnpike.

Police didn’t immediately provide the names of the victims or details about the crash.


This story has been corrected to change the dateline to Pennsylvania rather than New Jersey.