Driver killed in tractor-trailer accident on NJ Turnpike identified

The driver of a tractor-trailer who was killed when his truck overturned on the New Jersey Turnpike in Linden Tuesday evening has been identified.



Juan Rojas, of Newark, was thrown from the cab after the truck hit the guard rail and landed on its side



The crash happened around 6:30 p.m. in the northbound truck lanes near mile marker 98.4.



Witnesses tell News 12 New Jersey that the truck burst into flames after the crash.


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