PEMBERTON TOWNSHIP, N.J. — Police in New Jersey say one person has died in a two-vehicle crash in Pemberton Township.

Authorities say the crash took place around 8:30 p.m. Monday on Route 70, which was closed down late Monday as officers continued to investigate. reports police asked drivers to avoid the area late Monday.

Police said sections of Route 539 were also closed Monday night. Police have not identified the victim.

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