BREAKING TOMS RIVER NJ: Fatal Injuries Reported After Car Crashes into Building in Toms River

There are fatal injuries reported for at least one person involved in a collision where a car crashed into a building in Toms River early Sunday morning.

According to preliminary reports, the collision happened at approximately 6:42 a.m. in the vicinity of 1466 Hooper Avenue.

Police say the vehicle somehow lost control and slammed into a commercial building at that location.

Toms River and Ocean County emergency responders rushed to the scene where they performed a technical rescue to free victims from the car.

One person was confirmed dead and one other suffering life-threatening injuries.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

UPDATE: Two confirmed dead.

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