NEWARK - State police are investigating a fatal accident on the New Jersey Turnpike early this morning.
Police say a car lost control and hit a barrier in the northbound lanes. Two couples were inside.
The front passenger was thrown from the car. He was pronounced dead.
A male passenger in the backseat suffered a severe neck injury. The driver and another woman were treated for minor injuries.
Authorities say a female driver has been charged with drunken driving.