Police: 1 killed following four-vehicle accident in Ocean County

Police say one person was killed following a four-vehicle accident in Plumsted.
The accident happened Wednesday around 7 p.m. on Route 539.
According to police, four vehicles were reportedly involved in the fatal crash.
The road was shut down while police investigated, causing major backups in the area.
The area is considered high-risk for a number of dangerous accidents in the past.