Child killed in one-car crash

May 23, 2008 5:07:18 PM PDT
A young child is dead after a one-car crash Friday night in Cumberland County, New Jersey. New Jersey State Police say the accident occurred around 5:30 p.m. on Vineland Avenue near Nixon Avenue in Deerfield Township.

Police say the driver lost control of the car and crashed into a tree.

A child described as less than one year old was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver is being treated at an area hospital.

Police have not said why the driver lost control of the vehicle.