1 dead in accident near NJ high school

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January 16, 2014 8:26:26 PM PST
One person is dead after an accident in Cape May County.

The fatal crash occurred around 5:40 p.m. Thursday along southbound Route 9 in Erma, New Jersey near Lower Cape May Regional High School.

Reports say the car left the roadway and entered a wooded area where it struck a number of trees.

A woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

There is no word if she was the driver or a passenger.