Trooper struck by vehicle on New Jersey Turnpike

A New Jersey State Trooper was struck by a passing motorist while investigating an accident on the New Jersey Turnpike south of Interchange in Westampton, New Jersey.

It happened around 2:30 p.m. Friday.

The trooper sustained non-life threatening injuries and has been released from the hospital.

The investigation is ongoing.

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