New Jersey News

Tractor-trailer dangles off NJ Turnpike ramp

Thursday, August 30, 2012

Two cranes are holding a tractor-trailer that's partially hanging off a ramp on the New Jersey Turnpike.

Authorities have removed the driver, who is dead.

State Police Sgt. 1st Class Gregory Williams says authorities are working to get the truck back on the ramp at Interchange 14 in Newark.

Williams says the tractor-trailer partially went off the ramp around 5:30 a.m. Thursday. It's not yet known what caused the accident.

The name of the driver has not yet been released.

---
WAKE UP WITH EYEWITNESS NEWS! Click here to download the WABC Eyewitness News Alarm Clock app from iTunes. or search WABC or 7online in the app store.

Get Eyewitness News Delivered

Facebook | Twitter | Newsletters | Text Alerts

(Copyright ©2014 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

Get more New Jersey News »


Tags:
new jersey, new jersey turnpike, accident, new jersey news
blog comments powered by Disqus
Advertisement