1 Dead in Trooper-Involved Shooting off NJ Turnpike: Sources

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Authorities are investigating a fatal trooper-involved shooting at a service area off the New Jersey Turnpike, law enforcement sources tell NBC 4 New York.

Details surrounding the shooting at the Molly Pitcher Service Area in Cranbury Township shortly before 3 p.m. Thursday remain unclear. 

The sources said the trooper was not injured, but he was being taken to the hospital per protocol, the sources say.

The body of the person who was fatally shot has been removed from the scene, sources say. The car he was driving was still on the scene. 

The part of the parking lot where the shooting happened was closed off, but the rest stop building is open, Chopper 4 over the scene shows. 

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