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UPDATE: Two Dead in Wrong-Way Crash on Garden State Parkway in Barnegat Township.

Barnegat Township

NJ State Police officials are looking into the cause of a crash that killed two people on the Garden State Parkway in Ocean County Monday morning. 

Police said the accident was reported at 745 a.m. northbound on the Garden State Parkway at Mile Post 68.1 in Barnegat Twp.

According to police Ms. Emily Soc, 25, of Ewing Township, was driving a Toyota southbound in the northbound lanes and struck the front of a Honda CRV driven by Ms. Colleen Roche, 61 Barnegat Twp, which was traveling northbound.

Both drivers sustained fatal injuries as a result of the crash, police said. 

There were no passengers involved.

The accident remains under investigation.