An Allen Family Foods truck from Sussex County was involved in a fatal accident on the New Jersey Turnpike Thursday that killed three members of one family and injured another.
New Jersey State Police say the crash occurred just after 10 a.m. on the southbound side of the turnpike, south of Interchange 5.
Two tractor trailers, including the Allen’s truck, and two other vehicles were involved in the crash.
The southbound lanes of the Turnpike were closed for about 5-and-a-half hours following the crash.
Police say the cause of the crash is still under investigation; the names of the dead have NOT yet been released.
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