MANTUA Twp., N.J., (CBS) – New Jersey State Police say one person has died following an accident in Mantua Township, Gloucester County.

Officials say the accident was reported at about 3:49 p.m. Tuesday at Route 55 northbound near Exit 50.

State Police say a car and a tractor trailer were involved in the accident.  They say one person was pronounced dead at the scene.

Route 55 northbound was reduced to one lane at the scene and delays were reported in the area.

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