Soda truck driver killed in crash on route 17

December 5, 2009 4:20:51 PM PST
A soda truck was killed in a multi-vehicle accident in New Jersey on Saturday. It happened around 3:30am on route 17 in Paramus.

Police say the collision involved a Coca-Cola truck, a second tractor trailer, and an SUV, which struck a utility pole head-on.

The driver of a Coca-Cola truck was killed.

Cans of soda littered the roadway.

Traffic backed up for hours as crews cleared the road.