A woman died from her injuries after a car collided with a big rig along one of South Jersey’s busiest roads Wednesday afternoon, leaving the rear of the tractor-trailer hanging over an overpass and the car wedged under the trailer.
Ashley Zarzycki, 24, of Villas, New Jersey, was a passenger inside a Mazda traveling along Route 42 southbound in Bellmawr, New Jersey around 1 p.m. The driver, a 26-year-old man, struck a Dodge Challenger and then crashed into a tractor trailer, police said.
The crash caused the rear of the trailer to hang over the Timber Creek Overpass near Exit 14.
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Zarzycki died from her injuries while the driver of the Mazda suffered non-life-threatening injuries. Neither the driver of the tractor trailer nor the driver of the Dodge Challenger were injured.
Officials are investigating the crash.