MARLBORO — One person was killed in an early Saturday morning crash on Route 18.

Marlboro Police vehicle (Marlboro Police)

The crash on the northbound side at the Texas Road overpass near Route 9 involved two Dodge pick-up trucks and a Hyundai Elantra, according to Marlboro Police Capt. Fred Reck.

The crash occurred just before 5:30 a.m.

One person who suffered severe injuries was pronounced dead at the scene, according to Reck. He did not disclose the identity of anyone involved in the crash or details about the incident.

Route 18 remained closed as of 10 a.m. northbound between Tennent Road and Route 9.

Wrek said Old Bridge Township Police, the Robertsville Fire Department and the Old Bridge First Aid Squad all responded to the crash.

Police asked anyone with information about the crash to call 732-536-0304 ext 1546.

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