CRANBURY - State police say a person was killed in a tractor-trailer wreck on the New Jersey Turnpike today.

The southbound truck lanes of the New Jersey Turnpike were shut down near exit 8A due to the accident involving at least 2, and as many as 4 tractor-trailers.

Police say there were also other significant injuries as a result of the crash. At least one of the truck drivers needed to be extricated from his vehicle.