A 57-year-old woman is dead after a dump truck and car collided in Cherry Hill, N.J., Thursday, causing a truckload of sand to cover the car, according to Cherry Hill Police.
Chopper 10 was over the crash that police say happened around 11:50 a.m. on the westbound side of Berlin Road (Route 561) near Morris Drive in Cherry Hill where the truck tipped over, landing on its side and dumping its contents on a car.
The driver of the car, later identified as Gail Walsh of Cinnaminson, N.J., was killed, police said.
The tri-axle dump truck rolled over after trying to avoid another vehicle that was attempting to turn left onto Haddonfield-Berlin Road eastbound, cops said.
Walsh, who was involved with Autism Speaks, is survived by her husband and two autistic sons, said long-time friend Kathy Alvin.
The driver of the dump truck -- later identified as Ezequiel Rivera of Camden -- and the car that turned out into traffic were both uninjured, cops said.
The driver of the car that pulled out wasn't identified due to the ongoing investigation.
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The accident remained under investigation Friday. Anyone with information should contact Cherry Hill Police's Traffic Unit at 856-488-7820.