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BORDENTOWN, N.J. (CBS/AP) – Fifteen people suffered minor injuries after a  tractor-trailer and a charter bus collided on the New Jersey Turnpike, Wednesday morning.

The crash happened on the northbound lanes of the New Jersey Turnpike near mile marker 57.7 in Bordentown, around 9 a.m. Wednesday.

Several bus passengers were seen along the side of the highway after the crash, including some who were being evaluated by emergency responders.

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New Jersey State Police say roughly 50 people were aboard the bus, which had severe front-end damage. The tractor-trailer also was damaged in the crash.

Police say at least 15 people were taken to Robert Wood Johnson for minor injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

(© Copyright 2018 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. The Associated Press contributed to this report.)


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