Tractor-trailer overturns, driver killed in fiery crash in Linden on NJ Turnpike

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Wednesday, February 1, 2017

LINDEN, New Jersey (WABC) -- One person was killed when their tractor-trailer overturned and caught fire on the New Jersey Turnpike in Linden Tuesday night.

It happened just after 7 p.m. on the northbound outer roadway near exit 13.

It's not yet known why the truck crashed.

Two lanes remain closed on the turnpike near northbound exit 13.

Delays should be expected in the area.