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NJ Transit Access Link van, SUV Head-On Crash Leaves Man Dead in Camden County

Winslow Township

NJ Transit Police are investigating a crash that left a man dead Friday morning in Camden County.

Police say the head-on collision between an SUV and a New Jersey Transit Access Link van happened in Winslow Township at approximately 5:45 a.m.near the intersection Cross Keys Road and Watsontown New Freedom Road.

According to police, the SUV the victim was driving crashed with the Access Link van which transports people with disabilities.

Winslow Township officials say the van driver, the one passenger -who was using a wheelchair-, and all three people in the SUV were taken to the hospital.

The SUV driver was trapped for half an hour while firefighters worked to extricate him police said.

He was airlifted to the Cooper University Hospital still breathing but succumbed to his injuries a short time later.

The cause of the crash is its preliminary stages Winslow Township police said.