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Bangor Daily News
York residents to Maine Turnpike board: Don’t build planned toll plazaPORTLAND, Maine — State Sen. Dawn Hill of York Thursday morning urged the Maine
York residents to Maine Turnpike board: Don’t build planned toll plaza
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 hours ago
PORTLAND, Maine — State Sen. Dawn Hill of York Thursday morning urged the Maine Turnpike Authority board of directors to see beyond the “facts and figures” of engineering reports connected with moving the York toll plaza to another location, and to... Read more
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The Tonganoxie Mirror
Kansas Turnpike Authority to tackle flooding riskWichita — The Kansas Turnpike Authority has announced additional plans aimed at
Kansas Turnpike Authority to tackle flooding risk
The Tonganoxie Mirror / Posted 7 hours ago
Wichita — The Kansas Turnpike Authority has announced additional plans aimed at preventing flash flooding along a 2-mile stretch of the toll road where deaths have occurred. The Turnpike Authority announced Tuesday that it will do more than... Read more
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Basehor Sentinel
Kansas Turnpike Authority to tackle flooding riskWichita — The Kansas Turnpike Authority has announced additional plans aimed at
Kansas Turnpike Authority to tackle flooding risk
Basehor Sentinel / Posted 8 hours ago
Wichita — The Kansas Turnpike Authority has announced additional plans aimed at preventing flash flooding along a 2-mile stretch of the toll road where deaths have occurred. The Turnpike Authority announced Tuesday that it will do more than... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
State ends free toll program for Mass Pike retireesBOSTON (AP) - The state Transportation Department is ending a program that gave
State ends free toll program for Mass Pike retirees
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 8 hours ago
BOSTON (AP) - The state Transportation Department is ending a program that gave about 600 retired employees of the defunct Massachusetts Turnpike Authority free transponders or passes that let them avoid paying tolls. Officials say the program was... Read more
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FOX 25 Boston
State ends free toll program for Mass Pike retireesBOSTON (AP) - The state Transportation Department is ending a program that gave
State ends free toll program for Mass Pike retirees
FOX 25 Boston / Posted 8 hours ago
BOSTON (AP) - The state Transportation Department is ending a program that gave about 600 retired employees of the defunct Massachusetts Turnpike Authority free transponders or passes that let them avoid paying tolls. Officials say the program was... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas Turnpike to tackle flooding risk on 2-mile stretch where 7 have died since 2003WICHITA — The Kansas Turnpike Authority has announced additional plans aimed at
Kansas Turnpike to tackle flooding risk on 2-mile stretch where 7 have died since 2003
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 21 hours ago
WICHITA — The Kansas Turnpike Authority has announced additional plans aimed at preventing flash flooding along a 2-mile stretch of the toll road where deaths have occurred. The Turnpike Authority announced Tuesday that it will do more than... Read more
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KMBC-TV Kansas City
Kansas Turnpike Authority to tackled flooding riskThe Kansas Turnpike Authority has announced additional plans aimed at preventin
Kansas Turnpike Authority to tackled flooding risk
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted yesterday
The Kansas Turnpike Authority has announced additional plans aimed at preventing flash flooding along a stretch of the toll road. The Wichita Eagle reported that the KTA on Tuesday announced it will do more than originally planned to enhance safety... Read more
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Suburban
No relief for business owners hurt by detourOLD BRIDGE — Some local business owners said they don’t know how much longer th
No relief for business owners hurt by detour
Suburban / Posted 3 days ago
OLD BRIDGE — Some local business owners said they don’t know how much longer they can stay in business due to the one-way closure of Matawan Road. “We’re hurting,” said Rich Panassidi, owner of Giordano Italian American Eatery in the Town Square... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Great Bend, Garden City selected as finalists for shipping hubsGarden City and Great Bend have been selected as finalists for development of t
Great Bend, Garden City selected as finalists for shipping hubs
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Garden City and Great Bend have been selected as finalists for development of transload shipping centers. The two communities emerged from a group of seven cities, whose representatives made formal presentations in August before the Kansas... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Big N.J. police crackdown on big rigsResponding to several high-profile truck crashes and fatalities, state, county
Big N.J. police crackdown on big rigs
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 7 days ago
Responding to several high-profile truck crashes and fatalities, state, county and Port Authority police are issuing significantly more traffic tickets to commercial drivers this year — crackdowns that New Jersey’s leading trucking industry group... Read more
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Boston Globe
How do you solve a problem like the Green Line Extension?The Big Dig — the largest and most expensive highway project in the history of
How do you solve a problem like the Green Line Extension?
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
The Big Dig — the largest and most expensive highway project in the history of the Unites States — brought the eyesore of the Central Artery underground, built two new bridges over the Charles, extended I-90 to Logan and Route 1A, and created more... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
E-ZPass customers target of email scamE-ZPass users have been the target of an email scam, Maine Turnpike Authority o
E-ZPass customers target of email scam
Bangor Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
E-ZPass users have been the target of an email scam, Maine Turnpike Authority officials warn. As the summer travel season winds down, scammers are trying to cash in. Customers are getting that emails appear to be from E-ZPass that suggest they have... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston’s streets need your helpThe Big Dig — the largest and most expensive highway project in the history of
Boston’s streets need your help
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
The Big Dig — the largest and most expensive highway project in the history of the Unites States — brought the eyesore of the Central Artery underground, built two new bridges over the Charles, extended I-90 to Logan and Route 1A, and created more... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
IDIODs still plague paved Rte. 4When contractors repaved Route 4 after potholes turned much of it into a tank t
IDIODs still plague paved Rte. 4
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 12 days ago
When contractors repaved Route 4 after potholes turned much of it into a tank trail, the sighs of relief rippling through Paramus rivaled the kinds that speeders reserve for cops who give them warnings instead of tickets. But that was spring, and... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
How did N.J. spend the $7B it raised from hiking tolls 7 years ago?Seven years after a huge toll increase was approved to finance a $7 billion cap
How did N.J. spend the $7B it raised from hiking tolls 7 years ago?
Staten Island Advance / Posted 15 days ago
Seven years after a huge toll increase was approved to finance a $7 billion capital plan, the Turnpike Authority's biggest construction program, the widening of the New Jersey Turnpike and Garden State Parkway, is drawing to a close. About 84... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
OTA worker injured in construction zoneCOTTON COUNTY, Okla._An Oklahoma Turnpike Authority worker is breathing a sigh
OTA worker injured in construction zone
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 20 days ago
COTTON COUNTY, Okla._An Oklahoma Turnpike Authority worker is breathing a sigh of relief after a close call in a marked construction zone. The OTA worker was hit by a traffic cone on I-44 just before 10:00 a.m., near mile marker 26. The Oklahoma... Read more
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Suburban
LettersNew Jersey does have one of the lowest gasoline taxes in the United States. We
Letters
Suburban / Posted 24 days ago
New Jersey does have one of the lowest gasoline taxes in the United States. We also have the highest property taxes of all 50 states. New Jersey is No. 1, 2 or 3 on every list of the worst taxed states in the nation. We are No. 1 among all the... Read more
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Suburban
NJ needs to be smarter and more efficientNew Jersey does have one of the lowest gasoline taxes in the United States. We
NJ needs to be smarter and more efficient
Suburban / Posted 24 days ago
New Jersey does have one of the lowest gasoline taxes in the United States. We also have the highest property taxes of all 50 states. New Jersey is No. 1, 2 or 3 on every list of the worst taxed states in the nation. We are No. 1 among all the... Read more
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Independent
NJ needs to be smarter and more efficientNew Jersey does have one of the lowest gasoline taxes in the United States. We
NJ needs to be smarter and more efficient
Independent / Posted 24 days ago
New Jersey does have one of the lowest gasoline taxes in the United States. We also have the highest property taxes of all 50 states. New Jersey is No. 1, 2 or 3 on every list of the worst taxed states in the nation. We are No. 1 among all the... Read more
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Independent
LettersNew Jersey does have one of the lowest gasoline taxes in the United States. We
Letters
Independent / Posted 24 days ago
New Jersey does have one of the lowest gasoline taxes in the United States. We also have the highest property taxes of all 50 states. New Jersey is No. 1, 2 or 3 on every list of the worst taxed states in the nation. We are No. 1 among all the... Read more
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Atlanticville
NJ needs to be smarter and more efficientNew Jersey does have one of the lowest gasoline taxes in the United States. We
NJ needs to be smarter and more efficient
Atlanticville / Posted 24 days ago
New Jersey does have one of the lowest gasoline taxes in the United States. We also have the highest property taxes of all 50 states. New Jersey is No. 1, 2 or 3 on every list of the worst taxed states in the nation. We are No. 1 among all the... Read more
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Atlanticville
LettersNew Jersey does have one of the lowest gasoline taxes in the United States. We
Letters
Atlanticville / Posted 24 days ago
New Jersey does have one of the lowest gasoline taxes in the United States. We also have the highest property taxes of all 50 states. New Jersey is No. 1, 2 or 3 on every list of the worst taxed states in the nation. We are No. 1 among all the... Read more
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The Hub
NJ needs to be smarter and more efficientNew Jersey does have one of the lowest gasoline taxes in the United States. We
NJ needs to be smarter and more efficient
The Hub / Posted 24 days ago
New Jersey does have one of the lowest gasoline taxes in the United States. We also have the highest property taxes of all 50 states. New Jersey is No. 1, 2 or 3 on every list of the worst taxed states in the nation. We are No. 1 among all the... Read more
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The Hub
LettersNew Jersey does have one of the lowest gasoline taxes in the United States. We
Letters
The Hub / Posted 24 days ago
New Jersey does have one of the lowest gasoline taxes in the United States. We also have the highest property taxes of all 50 states. New Jersey is No. 1, 2 or 3 on every list of the worst taxed states in the nation. We are No. 1 among all the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
$1.2B for what? Much of the cash spent on scrapped plan for ARC tunnel will go to wasteTaxpayers have spent nearly $1.2 billion on the as-yet-fruitless effort to expa
$1.2B for what? Much of the cash spent on scrapped plan for ARC tunnel will go to waste
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 26 days ago
Taxpayers have spent nearly $1.2 billion on the as-yet-fruitless effort to expand rail access across the Hudson, according to new information obtained from the Port Authority, NJ Transit and other government agencies. The new total includes nearly... Read more
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FOX 29 Philadelphia
NJTP Reopened in Both Directions Following Cherry Hill Gas LeakCHERRY HILL, N.J. (AP) - Authorities have reopened a stretch of the New Jersey
NJTP Reopened in Both Directions Following Cherry Hill Gas Leak
FOX 29 Philadelphia / Posted 28 days ago
CHERRY HILL, N.J. (AP) - Authorities have reopened a stretch of the New Jersey Turnpike after it was closed because of what was believed to be a gas leak near the road. New Jersey Turnpike Authority spokesman Tom Feeney said earlier Friday that... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Oklahoma Highway Patrol Led In Forfeitures Under Federal ProgramBy Clifton Adcock, Oklahoma Watch More than 100 Oklahoma law enforcement agenc
Oklahoma Highway Patrol Led In Forfeitures Under Federal Program
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 30 days ago
By Clifton Adcock, Oklahoma Watch More than 100 Oklahoma law enforcement agencies received $47.5 million over more than a decade through a controversial U.S. Department of Justice program that shared forfeited private assets with state and local... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Concrete beam falls as workers try to load it on truckEGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) - There are no reports of injuries after a giant
Concrete beam falls as workers try to load it on truck
New Jersey Herald / Posted 30 days ago
EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) - There are no reports of injuries after a giant concrete beam fell as workers tried to load it on a truck in southern New Jersey. The accident happened Wednesday morning. The beam is part of the new Great Egg Harbor... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Truck crash ties up New Jersey Turnpike for hours; 1 deadLINDEN, N.J. (AP) — A dump truck crashed into an overpass on one of the nation'
Truck crash ties up New Jersey Turnpike for hours; 1 dead
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 30 days ago
LINDEN, N.J. (AP) — A dump truck crashed into an overpass on one of the nation's busiest toll roads on Tuesday, killing one person, sparking a fire and causing a miles-long traffic standstill that lasted for hours. The truck was traveling along the... Read more
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KTVL Medford
National News The Latest: New Jersey Turnpike reopens after fatal accidentAugust 05, 2015 0
National News
KTVL Medford / Posted 30 days ago
The Latest: New Jersey Turnpike reopens after fatal accidentAugust 05, 2015 03:58 GMT By The Associated Press LINDEN, N.J. (AP) -- The latest in the New Jersey Turnpike truck accident (all times local): 10:30 p.m. The New Jersey... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
National News - WPMI Local 15The Latest: New Jersey Turnpike reopens after fatal accident August 05, 2015 0
National News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted 30 days ago
The Latest: New Jersey Turnpike reopens after fatal accident August 05, 2015 03:58 GMT By The Associated Press LINDEN, N.J. (AP) -- The latest in the New Jersey Turnpike truck accident (all times local): 10:30 p.m. The New Jersey Turnpike has... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
New Jersey Turnpike reopens after fatal accidentCreated: 08/04/2015 9:22 PM By: By The Associated Press LINDEN, N.J. (AP) — T
New Jersey Turnpike reopens after fatal accident
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 30 days ago
Created: 08/04/2015 9:22 PM By: By The Associated Press LINDEN, N.J. (AP) — The latest in the New Jersey Turnpike truck accident (all times local): 10:30 p.m. The New Jersey Turnpike has reopened following a deadly truck crash and fire. The... Read more
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Salon.com
Truck crash ties up New Jersey Turnpike for hours; 1 deadLINDEN, N.J. (AP) — A dump truck crashed into an overpass on one of the nation’
Truck crash ties up New Jersey Turnpike for hours; 1 dead
Salon.com / Posted 30 days ago
LINDEN, N.J. (AP) — A dump truck crashed into an overpass on one of the nation’s busiest toll roads on Tuesday, killing one person, sparking a fire and causing a miles-long traffic standstill that lasted for hours. The truck was traveling along the... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Truck crash ties up New Jersey Turnpike for hours; 1 deadLINDEN, N.J. (AP) - A dump truck crashed into an overpass on one of the nation'
Truck crash ties up New Jersey Turnpike for hours; 1 dead
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 30 days ago
LINDEN, N.J. (AP) - A dump truck crashed into an overpass on one of the nation's busiest toll roads on Tuesday, killing one person, sparking a fire and causing a miles-long traffic standstill that lasted for hours. The truck was traveling along the... Read more
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Bennington Banner
New Jersey Turnpike reopens after fatal accidentLINDEN, N.J. (AP) — The latest in the New Jersey Turnpike truck accident (all t
New Jersey Turnpike reopens after fatal accident
Bennington Banner / Posted 30 days ago
LINDEN, N.J. (AP) — The latest in the New Jersey Turnpike truck accident (all times local): 10:30 p.m. The New Jersey Turnpike has reopened following a deadly truck crash and fire. The truck was traveling along the major toll road Tuesday morning... Read more
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The Evening Sun
New Jersey Turnpike reopens after fatal accidentLINDEN, N.J. (AP) — The latest in the New Jersey Turnpike truck accident (all t
New Jersey Turnpike reopens after fatal accident
The Evening Sun / Posted 30 days ago
LINDEN, N.J. (AP) — The latest in the New Jersey Turnpike truck accident (all times local): 10:30 p.m. The New Jersey Turnpike has reopened following a deadly truck crash and fire. The truck was traveling along the major toll road Tuesday morning... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
New Jersey Turnpike reopens after fatal accidentLINDEN, N.J. (AP) - The latest in the New Jersey Turnpike truck accident (all t
New Jersey Turnpike reopens after fatal accident
New Jersey Herald / Posted 30 days ago
LINDEN, N.J. (AP) - The latest in the New Jersey Turnpike truck accident (all times local): 10:30 p.m. The New Jersey Turnpike has reopened following a deadly truck crash and fire. The truck was traveling along the major toll road Tuesday morning... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Truck crash ties up New Jersey Turnpike for hours; 1 deadLINDEN, N.J. (AP) - A dump truck crashed into an overpass on one of the nation'
Truck crash ties up New Jersey Turnpike for hours; 1 dead
New Jersey Herald / Posted 30 days ago
LINDEN, N.J. (AP) - A dump truck crashed into an overpass on one of the nation's busiest toll roads on Tuesday, killing one person, sparking a fire and causing a miles-long traffic standstill that lasted for hours. The truck was traveling along the... Read more
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York Daily Record
New Jersey Turnpike reopens after fatal accidentLINDEN, N.J. (AP) — The latest in the New Jersey Turnpike truck accident (all t
New Jersey Turnpike reopens after fatal accident
York Daily Record / Posted 30 days ago
LINDEN, N.J. (AP) — The latest in the New Jersey Turnpike truck accident (all times local): 10:30 p.m. The New Jersey Turnpike has reopened following a deadly truck crash and fire. The truck was traveling along the major toll road Tuesday morning... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
New Jersey Turnpike reopens after fatal accidentLINDEN, N.J. (AP) — The latest in the New Jersey Turnpike truck accident (all t
New Jersey Turnpike reopens after fatal accident
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
LINDEN, N.J. (AP) — The latest in the New Jersey Turnpike truck accident (all times local): 10:30 p.m. The New Jersey Turnpike has reopened following a deadly truck crash and fire. The truck was traveling along the major toll road Tuesday morning... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
New Jersey Turnpike reopens after fatal accidentLINDEN, N.J. (AP) - The latest in the New Jersey Turnpike truck accident (all t
New Jersey Turnpike reopens after fatal accident
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 30 days ago
LINDEN, N.J. (AP) - The latest in the New Jersey Turnpike truck accident (all times local): 10:30 p.m. The New Jersey Turnpike has reopened following a deadly truck crash and fire. The truck was traveling along the major toll road Tuesday morning... Read more
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ABC News
New Jersey Turnpike Reopens After Fatal AccidentThe New Jersey Turnpike has reopened following a deadly truck crash and fire.
New Jersey Turnpike Reopens After Fatal Accident
ABC News / Posted 30 days ago
The New Jersey Turnpike has reopened following a deadly truck crash and fire. The truck was traveling along the major toll road Tuesday morning when it struck an overpass in Linden. State police say the fatality is believed to be the truck's... Read more
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KTVL Medford
National News The Latest: Power lines near Turnpike accident shut offAugust 04, 2015 22:44
National News
KTVL Medford / Posted 30 days ago
The Latest: Power lines near Turnpike accident shut offAugust 04, 2015 22:44 GMT By The Associated Press LINDEN, N.J. (AP) -- The latest in the New Jersey Turnpike truck accident (all times local): 6 p.m. (EDT) The New Jersey... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
NJ Transit offer for rail workers includes 10-percent pay raise, health insurance cost increaseNJ Transit has offered its unionized rail workers a 10-percent pay increase ove
NJ Transit offer for rail workers includes 10-percent pay raise, health insurance cost increase
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 30 days ago
NJ Transit has offered its unionized rail workers a 10-percent pay increase over 7.5 years, according to a summary released by a coalition of union groups. But that raise would be offset by a big increase in employees’ health insurance costs, which... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
1 dead, parts of NJ Turnpike jammed during evening rushLINDEN, N.J. (AP) — One person has died and one of the nation's major toll road
1 dead, parts of NJ Turnpike jammed during evening rush
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 30 days ago
LINDEN, N.J. (AP) — One person has died and one of the nation's major toll roads is expected to be backed up into the evening after a dump truck struck an overpass Tuesday morning, causing a fire and a miles-long standstill. The truck was traveling... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
National News - WPMI Local 15The Latest: Power lines near Turnpike accident shut off August 04, 2015 22:44
National News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted 30 days ago
The Latest: Power lines near Turnpike accident shut off August 04, 2015 22:44 GMT By The Associated Press LINDEN, N.J. (AP) -- The latest in the New Jersey Turnpike truck accident (all times local): 6 p.m. (EDT) The New Jersey Turnpike Authority... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Power lines near Turnpike accident shut offLINDEN, N.J. (AP) - The latest in the New Jersey Turnpike truck accident (all t
Power lines near Turnpike accident shut off
New Jersey Herald / Posted 30 days ago
LINDEN, N.J. (AP) - The latest in the New Jersey Turnpike truck accident (all times local): 6 p.m. (EDT) The New Jersey Turnpike Authority says power lines beneath the Wood Avenue overpass across the Turnpike have been deactivated and must be... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Live updates: 1 dead in New Jersey Turnpike crash, report saysSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- A dump truck fire on the New Jersey Turnpike continues t
Live updates: 1 dead in New Jersey Turnpike crash, report says
Staten Island Advance / Posted 30 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- A dump truck fire on the New Jersey Turnpike continues to cause heavy delays on Staten Island traffic during the Tuesday evening rush hour. While the fire has been extinguished, State Police confirmed one person has died in... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Stranded Drivers Play Football After Truck FireAfter a fiery fatal crash under an overpass shut down the New Jersey Turnpike a
Stranded Drivers Play Football After Truck Fire
NBC Connecticut / Posted 30 days ago
After a fiery fatal crash under an overpass shut down the New Jersey Turnpike and caused miles-long backups Tuesday, frustrated drivers got out of their cars to stretch their legs. Northbound truck lanes reopened at about 1 p.m., more than two hours... Read more
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Philly.com
The Latest: Power lines near Turnpike accident shut offThe Associated Press, The Associated Press Posted: Tuesday, August 4, 2015, 5:4
The Latest: Power lines near Turnpike accident shut off
Philly.com / Posted 30 days ago
The Associated Press, The Associated Press Posted: Tuesday, August 4, 2015, 5:42 PM A spokeswoman for the utility company PSE&G says 35 customers are currently without power because of the deactivation. Power lines were compromised due to a fire... Read more
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