Rescuers free 2 trapped in car stuck under tractor trailer on Atlantic City Expressway

Rescuers have freed two people who were trapped in a car stuck under tractor trailer on the Atlantic City Expressway Sunday morning.

The crash occurred around 7 a.m. at mile marker 28.3.

Officials said a vehicle ran into the back of and under a parked tractor trailer.

Three patients were transported from the scene to Cooper Hospital, all in serious condition, one by helicopter and two by ground, according to police.

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Crash shuts down westbound Atlantic City Expressway: As seen on Action News at 9 a.m., April 7, 2019

State police initially diverted traffic off of the expressway at Exit 28. As of 9:20 a.m. officials report that one lane is getting by the accident

Officials reopened all lanes of the highway around 11:20 a.m.
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