One person was pronounced dead at the scene of a crash on a Ocean County highway Thursday night.
At approximately 11:55 p.m., police were notified of a crash in the southbound lanes of US-9.
When officers arrived, they found that a vehicle had left the roadway and crashed into poles at that location.
The unidentified victim was pronounced dead and no other serious injuries were reported.
The Ocean County Prosecutor's Office was notified of the collision.
The investigation remains active.