BERNARDS TWP., NJ - Police are continuing to investigate the cause of a crash that killed a township woman early this morning. 

According to Bernards Township Police, the crash happened on Spring Valley Boulevard. A preliminary investigation indicated that at approximately 2:18 a.m. on Tuesday, April 17, a 2002 Ford F-250 was traveling westbound on Spring Valley Boulevard when it veered off of the road, striking trees and rolling several times. 

The driver, 31-year-old Margaret Collins, was pronounced dead at the scene, after being extricated by the Liberty Corner Fire Department. A male passenger sustained minor injuries and declined medical attention, according to police.

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The roadway was shut down for about five hours while the Bernards Township Police, along with the Somerset County Prosecutor’s Officer Collision Accident Reconstruction Team, investigated the crash scene. 

Also responding to the scene were members of the Long Hill Township Police Department, Liberty Corner EMS, and the Liberty Corner Fire Department.

Anyone with information regarding this crash is asked to call Detective Brian Fallon at 908-204-3045.