Manasquan: Woman killed in crash

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A 78-year-old woman was killed in a crash yesterday morning on Route 71 in Manasquan.

Authorities say the woman was southbound in a 2013 Volvo near Stockton Lake Boulevard when she crossed the center line and collided with a northbound garbage truck operated by a 44-year-old Bayville man.

The woman was pronounced deceased at the scene, and the man wasn’t injured.

Authorities haven’t yet identified either driver.

An investigation closed Route 71 for hours.