May 26, 2017
At least 30 people were injured in a bus crash on the New Jersey Turnpike on the eve of Memorial Day weekend, according to media reports.
State police said the incident occurred in the southbound lanes in West Deptford Township. 6ABC reports it happened around 12:30 a.m. Friday and involved a tour bus heading from New York City to Atlanta and a tractor-trailer.
MVA on NJTPK SB @ MP 19 in W. Depford Twp. TT vs bus. Minor injuries to passengers. Traffic getting by on right shoulder. #alert— NJSP - State Police (@NJSP) May 26, 2017
NJ Turnpike: Commercial Vehicle Crash SB mile 19 (West Deptford) 18 Wheeler vs Tour Bus, 30 hurt. SB open but traffic is slow 1/2 pics pic.twitter.com/fMcmFs7PaJ— First Responder (@911__ICE) May 26, 2017
All lanes of the highway reopened before 5 a.m., and the cause of the crash is still under investigation.