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Fatal Car Crash Under Investigation on US-1 in Mercer County


Authorities in Mercer County are looking into a fatal crash that killed one person on a highway in West Windsor Township on Monday night.

According to a preliminary investigation, emergency responders rushed to the vicinity of US-1 and Carnegie Center Boulevard after receiving reports of a car crash with trapped and injured occupants.

Rescue crews arrived at the scene and found a severely damaged vehicle with at least one person heavily trapped inside.

The victim was extricated from the car then later pronounced dead by medical personnel.

Police closed off Route 1 or an extended period for the crash investigation.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.