Jackknifed tractor trailer shuts down northbound New Jersey Turnpike

November 1, 2013 4:59:50 PM PDT
The northbound lanes of the New Jersey Turnpike were shut down near the Runnemede section of Camden County following an accident that left a jackknifed tractor trailer on the roadway.

The accident happened around 1:00 p.m. Friday.

Officials say at least one person was injured. There was no immediate word on the extent of the injuries or what led to the crash.

Traffic was backed up for miles on the northbound side as police investigated and as crews worked to clear the scene.

All lanes have since reopened.