Girl, 11, killed in Shore-area crash

An 11-year-old girl was killed in a one-vehicle crash near the Jersey Shore in Cape May County.

Middle Township police identified Morgan Ferguson as the victim in the Wednesday accident on State Route 47 in Goshen.

Police said Ferguson was ejected from the Ford F150 after it hit a utility pole and tree just before 7 a.m.

Her mother, 40-year-old Kristin Conner, of Villas, N.J., was driving the truck and was taken to Cape Regional Medical Center for treatment. Police didn't disclose her condition.

The crash remains under investigation, police said this afternoon.

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