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New Jersey - The Garden State, known for vast farmlands, gorgeous coastline, and historic resort towns
New Jersey is bordered on the north and east by New York, on the southeast and south by the Atlantic Ocean, on the west by Pennsylvania, and on the southwest by Delaware. New Jersey is the fourth-smallest state but the 11th-most populous and the most densely populated of the 50 United States. New Jersey is the third-wealthiest U.S. state by per capita income as of 2014.
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Major roadways in New Jersey include:
The New Jersey Turnpike is one of the most prominent and heavily traveled roadways in the United States. This toll road carries interstate traffic between Delaware and New York, and the East Coast in general.
The Garden State Parkway, or simply "the Parkway," carries relatively more in-state traffic than interstate traffic and runs from the town of Montvale along New Jersey's northern border to its southernmost tip at Cape May for 172.4 miles. It is the trunk that connects the New York metropolitan area to Atlantic City and is consistently one of the safest roads in the nation.
Other expressways in New Jersey include the Atlantic City Expressway, the Palisades Interstate Parkway, Interstate 76, Interstate 78, Interstate 80, Interstate 95, Interstate 195, Interstate 278, Interstate 280, Interstate 287, Interstate 295, and Interstate 676. Other major roadways include U.S. 1, New Jersey Route 4, U.S. 9, New Jersey Route 10, and New Jersey Route 17.
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Most recent accident reports
A car crashed through the front doors of a Rite-Aid drugstore in New Jersey Wednesday, hitting a customer inside.
The 71-year-old driver somehow lost control of her car and crashed through the store on Park Avenue in Rutherford at about 1 p.m., police say.
One person has died after a serious accident in Robbinsville.
The accident occurred when a car and a truck collided at US Rt. 130 and Hankins Road.
Two others suffered minor injures in the collision and were taken to a local hospital.
Ten people were injured after a taxi driver hit a bus and both vehicles ended up in a row of businesses in Newark early Thursday.
The crash happened on Market Street around 12:30 a.m., with the No. 21 bus traveling east toward Newark-Penn Station.
8 people suffered mostly minor injuries when a bus crashed on Route 3 in Clifton, New Jersey.
The accident happened around 2:30 p.m. in the eastbound lanes of Route 3 between Passiac Avenue and Main Avenue, with the bus ending up stuck on top of the concrete divider.
Snowy conditions on the road may have caused a deadly accident on the jersey turnpike Sunday morning.
Police say a limo driver stepped out of his vehicle and was struck and killed by another car near exit 14 in Newark at around 5 a.m.
Officials are investigating a train accident that killed a man and injured a woman in Trenton.
Officials say an NJ Transit train was traveling northbound on the River Line shortly before 6 p.m. when it struck a car that somehow got stuck on the tracks at Lalor Street and Route 129.