Injuries reported after fiery truck crash on New Jersey Turnpike in Carneys Point

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Tuesday, June 14, 2022
Truck crashes on NJ Turnpike in Carneys Point, injuries reported
A tanker truck crashed and burst into flames on the New Jersey Turnpike in Carneys Point, New Jersey.

CARNEYS POINT, New Jersey (WPVI) -- Injuries have been reported after a tractor-trailer carrying furniture crashed on the New Jersey Turnpike.

It happened around 3:30 a.m. Tuesday in Carneys Point, Salem County near the Delaware Memorial Bridge.

Authorities say the driver of a truck lost control and hit a toll booth.

The truck burst into flames.

Though injuries have been reported, there is no word on the severity of injuries or the number of those hurt.

The Turnpike Authority says the toll booth was not staffed.