The driver of a tractor trailer was killed in an accident on Interstate 80 in New Jersey early Monday.

State police said the accident happened in the eastbound lanes around 7:20 a.m. near mile marker 9.1 in Blairstown Twp., Warren County.

The accident involved a flatbed tractor trailer, and the left eastbound lane in the area of the accident is closed.

The driver's name was not released.

Further details were not available.

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