Accident leaves 1 dead on I-280

December 3, 2013 5:24:37 PM PST
One person is dead after a car and tractor trailer accident in New Jersey.

Investigators say a Honda Civic collided with a tractor trailer on Route 280 in Parsippany about 2 p.m. Tuesday.

The driver of the Honda died at the scene.

The victim's identity has not been released.

The impact of crash disconnected the truck from its trailer.

All westbound lanes were closed for several hours causing a traffic back up during the rush hour commute.