Tractor-trailer crash, fire shuts down Turnpike in Edison
A fiery tractor-trailer crash shut down the southbound New Jersey Turnpike in Edison Tuesday afternoon.
State police say the truck driver was travelling southbound between exits 10 and 11 when a rear tire burst. The tractor-trailer overturned and slid on its side before striking a guardrail.
The truck caught fire, and the driver was rescued from the cab by another motorist. He was taken...