FORT LEE, NJ – One person was killed and another was injured during a pin-in collision on the George Washington Bridge yesterday afternoon, according to the Hackensack Daily Voice.
The collision occurred in Fort Lee at about 3 p.m.
A vehicle landed on the median, resulting in the passenger and driver being pinned within the wreckage.
Emergency authorities performed resuscitative efforts after extricating the victims from the crash.
The passenger, who has yet to be publicly identified, died as a result of the accident.
The driver was taken to the hospital for the treatment of undisclosed injuries.
Traffic was affected for nearly three hours, with the roadways cleared by 5:50 p.m.
Authorities continue to investigate the collision at this time.
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