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Teen dies in fiery car crash in Warren County, New Jersey

Published On: Aug 06 2014 08:43:46 AM EDT   Updated On: Jun 19 2014 12:58:22 PM EDT
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A crash claimed the life of a teenager in Warren County, New Jersey, early Thursday morning.

A 17-year-old girl from Newton, Sussex County, was driving south on Route 94 when her car veered into the northbound lane in Frelinghuysen Township around 3:30 a.m., state police said.

The car ran off the road and struck a tree stump, a fence and several trees, police said.

The teen was ejected before the vehicle burst into flames. She died at the scene.