Car Strikes Semi-Truck Trailer After Truck Comes Apart

PARSIPPANY, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A driver was killed Tuesday afternoon in a crash on Interstate 280 in Parsippany, N.J.

The crash happened around 2:20 p.m. on Interstate 280 westbound near Exit 1, CBS 2 has confirmed.

The trailer of a semi-trailer truck became uncoupled from its cab, and another driver plowed into a trailer.

The driver of the car that struck the trailer was killed, officials said.

All westbound lanes were closed near Exit 1 as of late in the 3 p.m. hour.

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