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Truck crushes car, killing 18-year-old

Posted at 2:39 PM, Apr 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-26 14:39:24-04

BENSALEM, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities have released the name of a New Jersey woman killed when a tractor trailer overturned on a car on the Pennsylvania Turnpike.

The accident happened Monday in the eastbound lanes of the turnpike in Bensalem.

State police said 18-year-old Kelly Obrien of Moorestown, New Jersey, was trapped in her car and crews had to use a crane to lift the tractor-trailer off the wreck.

The truck driver was treated for injuries that were not considered life-threatening. The crash is under investigation.
 

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