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Jeep lands on top of car in 10-vehicle pileup in Newark

Tuesday, March 26, 2013
10-car pileup on New Jersey Turnpike in Newark

One car landed on top of another in a 10-vehicle crash on the New Jersey Turnpike's Hudson County Extension in Newark Tuesday morning.

The jeep was pushed on top of another vehicle during the chain-reaction crash on the eastbound roadway at around 6:20 a.m.

As many as 10 vehicles collided, including at least five cars, two dump trucks and a box truck.

Crews had to bring in a small a crane to remove the Jeep.

The two dump trucks became disabled, blocking lanes for about an hour.

One driver sustained a minor injury.

The cause is under investigation.


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