New Jersey Turnpike

John Nash in 2007 (Credit: Manan Vatsyayana/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Beautiful Mind’ Mathematician John Nash, Wife Killed In NJ Turnpike Crash

The deaths were confirmed to CBS2 by Princeton University, where Nash taught. The couple lived in Princeton.

05/24/2015

Dr. Mehmet Oz attends the Joe Torre Safe At Home Foundation's 12th Annual Celebrity Gala at Pier 60 at Chelsea Piers on Nov. 13, 2014. (Photo by Dave Kotin

Dr. Oz Assists 2 People Injured In Car Crash On NJ Turnpike

Saturday night, near exit 6 on the Turnpike, Dr. Oz apparently saw the one-car crash and rushed to help the two victims.

05/12/2015

Several people were injured in a three-vehicle accident on the New Jersey Turnpike in Carteret on Wednesday, March 25. (Credit: The Lakewood Scoop)

Several People Injured In 3-Vehicle Crash On New Jersey Turnpike

Several people were injured Wednesday evening in a multi-vehicle crash on the New Jersey Turnpike in Carteret.

03/25/2015

Comedian James McNair, killed in a crash on the New Jersey Turnpike in June 2014. (credit James McNair/YouTube)

Children Of Comedian Killed In Tracy Morgan Crash Win $10 Million Settlement From Walmart

The amount was disclosed in documents filed in Westchester County, where comedian James McNair lived until the June 7 accident on the New Jersey Turnpike.

03/20/2015

A fire ripped through an industrial warehouse in Newark on Monday, March 9. (Credit: CBS2)

4 Injured In Newark Industrial Warehouse Fire After Explosion

Four people were injured — one of whom was missing for hours — after a fire broke out late Monday afternoon at a warehouse reportedly used by a chemical company in Newark.

03/09/2015

A multi-vehicle pileup shut down the southbound New Jersey Turnpike on Monday, Feb. 9. (Credit: stevesywonder)

State Police: Icy Conditions Believed To Be Factor In Massive NJ Turnpike Pileup

Icy conditions are believed to have played a role in a massive pileup that left at least one person dead and dozens more injured on the New Jersey Turnpike, police said Tuesday.

02/10/2015

A multi-vehicle pileup shut down the southbound New Jersey Turnpike on Monday, Feb. 9. (Credit: stevesywonder)

1 Dead As Major Pileup Shuts Down SB New Jersey Turnpike In Cranbury Township

One person was killed and nearly four dozen others were injured as a multi-vehicle pileup shut down the southbound New Jersey Turnpike in Cranbury Township Monday night.

02/09/2015

Actor and comedian Tracy Morgan was critically injured in a crash on the New Jersey Turnpike. The crash killed comedian James McNair. (Credit: CBS 2)

Family Of Comedian Killed In Tracy Morgan Crash Settles With Walmart

The family of a comedian killed in the New Jersey Turnpike crash that seriously injured Tracy Morgan last summer has settled a wrongful death claim with Wal-Mart, an attorney representing the family said.

01/21/2015

Oleg Varavko was involved in a near-miss when a skidding semi-trailer truck nearly hit his car on Sunday, Jan. 18. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Driver Talks About Nearly Being Smashed By Truck On New Jersey Turnpike

Video on Monday showed just how treacherous the weather made the roads this holiday weekend, with black ice causing a semi-trailer truck to slip out of control and almost slam into another car on the New Jersey Turnpike.

01/19/2015

Actor and comedian Tracy Morgan was critically injured in a crash on the New Jersey Turnpike. The crash killed comedian James McNair. (Credit: CBS 2)

Judge Rejects Bid To Delay Tracy Morgan’s Civil Suit Against Walmart

The motion to delay the lawsuit came from Kevin Roper, the driver of the Walmart truck police said crashed into the back of Morgan’s limo van on the New Jersey Turnpike in June.

12/13/2014

Fiery crash on New Jersey Turnpike. (credit: MHZIYA)

1 Dead In Fiery Crash On New Jersey Turnpike

One person was killed in a fiery crash involving three tractor-trailers on the New Jersey Turnpike.

11/19/2014

A fatal accident snagged the New Jersey Turnpike late on Tuesday, Nov.  18. (Credit: msleye)

Fatal Crash Snags New Jersey Turnpike In Cranbury Township

At least one person was killed Tuesday night in a fiery crash on the New Jersey Turnpike in Cranbury Township.

11/18/2014

N.J. Suspicious Roadblock

2 Men Charged In Connection With Suspicious Roadblock On NJ Turnpike

State Police believe a suspicious roadblock on the New Jersey Turnpike captured by a dashboard camera was a lapse in judgment and not a robbery attempt.

11/06/2014

Officials marked the end of a $2.3 billion project to widen the New Jersey Turnpike on Oct. 24, 2014. (credit: Levon Putney/WCBS 880)

Ceremony Marks End Of New Jersey Turnpike Widening Project

A ribbon-cutting ceremony took place Friday at the Molly Pitcher service area in Cranbury Township.

10/24/2014

A sign directing drivers to the New Jersey Turnpike (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

New Jersey Turnpike Set To Open Newly Expanded Stretch

The $2.3 billion project means there will be six lanes, rather than three, in each direction between interchanges 6 and 9.

10/22/2014

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