1 lifeless, five injured after bus overturns on NJ Turnpike

 

The bus overturned at the New Jersey Turnpike Tuesday, kingdom police said.

One character is lifeless and 5 others significantly injured after a bus overturned at the New Jersey Turnpike Tuesday, in keeping with kingdom police.

The deadly coincidence passed off round 6:fifty three p.m. at the southbound Turnpike simply earlier than the Grover Cleveland Service Area, whilst a double-decker bus overturned and got here to a prevent on the doorway ramp to the provider place, New Jersey State Police Sgt. Lawrence Peele advised newshounds Tuesday night.

During the collision, the bus hit a Ford F-a hundred and fifty pickup truck, Peele said. No one withinside the truck turned into injured.

The bus withinside the coincidence is a Megabus. The agency advised ABC News New York station WABC there have been 19 passengers and a driving force on board from New York to Philadelphia. It did now no longer offer extra details.

The front ramp close to the crash continues to be close down, N.J. State Police advised ABC News.

The provider place is placed in Woodbridge, approximately 22 miles outdoor of New York City.