At Least 15 Injured In 2-Car Ocean County Crash - New York News

At Least 15 Injured In 2-Car Ocean County Crash

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A van involved in a two-car crash sits at the intersection of New Hampshire Avenue and Pine Street Tuesday night. A van involved in a two-car crash sits at the intersection of New Hampshire Avenue and Pine Street Tuesday night.
OCEAN COUNTY, N.J. -

At least 15 people were hurt Tuesday night when a passenger van and SUV collided in Ocean County.

The crash happened around 7 p.m. at New Hampshire and Oberlin avenues in Lakewood Township.

The van was carrying contract workers of Enterprise Car Company who had just dropped off rental cars in Lakewood. They were returning to Newark when they were hit.

One person is in critical condition and was flown by helicopter to a nearby hospital. Several others suffered broken bones.

It's not yet clear what caused the accident. Police tell FOX 29 they don't suspect alcohol to be involved.

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