Salem County crash kills 3

October 31, 2008 5:28:46 PM PDT
A fiery two-vehicle crash in Salem County left three people dead Friday afternoon.

It was not immediately clear what caused the crash in Mannington Township, which occurred on Route 540 at about 1:50 p.m. and involved a car and a sport utility vehicle.

Witnesses said the SUV caught fire and left the roadway after the crash and overturned, while the car ended up rammed against a guardrail.

State police from the Woodstown Barracks were investigating.

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