TEANECK, N.J. — Two people were killed when a tractor-trailer struck a car on the New Jersey Turnpike Sunday evening.
New Jersey State Police say the crash happened just before 6 p.m. on the northbound side of the turnpike near Exit 70 in Teaneck.
According to officials, the tractor-trailer collided with a Nissan Altima. The driver and passenger in the car were pronounced dead at the scene.
Their identities have not yet been released.
The tractor-trailer driver was not injured and remained at the scene.
Police did not say if icy roads were a factor in the crash.