1 killed in Route 42 crash in Deptford

DEPTFORD, N.J. - December 3, 2009

The accident happened around 2:00 a.m. on the northbound lanes of Route 42 just south of Route 55 in Deptford.

Police say it appears an SUV spun out due to the wet roads. A second SUV then collided with the side of the first SUV. Both vehicles were then struck by a tractor-trailer.

The road was closed for several hours while crews cleared the scene.

The identity of the victim killed in the crash has not been released.

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