1 dead in NJ Turnpike accident

November 16, 2012 10:02:52 PM PST
One person is dead after a crash on the New Jersey Turnpike Friday night.

The crash happened just before 8:00 p.m. in the southbound lanes near the state police barracks in Mount Laurel.

Police say the driver lost control of the vehicle and landed in a ditch. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The accident is under investigation.