One person was killed in a crash on Route 47 in Cumberland County Wednesday morning.

WTXF-TV reports the the accident happened around 7:30 Wednesday morning at mile marker 33.4 on Route 47 in Maurice River Township, which is roughly in the area of Maurice River Township Elementary School and the Port Elizabeth Fire Company building.

A picture from FOX 29 shows a box truck and what appears to be a SUV having crashed and off of the road, both with significant damage.

Troopers with the New Jersey State Police continue to investigate the accident. Information about the deceased victim and any other injured people had not been released as of early Wednesday afternoon.

If you witnessed the crash, you are urged to contact the State Police.

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