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NJ State Trooper Airlifted In Garden State Parkway Crash

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A New Jersey State Trooper was airlifted in a crash on the Garden State Parkway Friday afternoon, authorities said.

The two-car crash closed the southbound side of the highway causing heavy delays around 1:30 p.m. near Exit 145 in East Orange, New Jersey State Police said.

The trooper was in and out of consciousness after the crash, but suffered non life-threatening injuries, sources with direct knowledge of the crash told Daily Voice.

The incident remains under investigation.

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