CRANFORD, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — A woman driving on the Garden State Parkway in central New Jersey was killed when her car left the highway for an unknown reason, New Jersey state police said.
The accident occurred shortly after 5 a.m. Sunday in Cranford.READ MORE: Ray Of Hope For Irate Retirees After New York City Changes Health Benefits For 250,000 Workers
Officials said the woman was alone in her vehicle and traveling northbound when her car crashed into a wooded area.
Authorities said it did not appear that any other vehicles were involved in the crash.READ MORE: Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing On Fire Island Beach
The woman’s name has not been released pending notification of her relatives.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation as of midday Sunday.MORE NEWS: First Lady Jill Biden Joins New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy At Campaign Rally; Republican Challenger Jack Cittarelli To Be Joined By GOP National Chair
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