An accident early this morning at the intersection of Philadelphia Avenue and Moss Mill Road in Egg Harbor Township has taken the lives of 2 young men from South Jersey.

The Press of Atlantic City reports that Kevin Jepson, 21, of Washington Township, Burlington County, crossed into the opposite lane, crashing into trees on the southbound side of the road.  His passenger, Christopher Keating Jr., 21, of Egg Harbor City, was seriously injured and flown to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center’s City Division, where he also died.

6 ABC (WPVI-TV) reported that the Egg Harbor City Police Department responded to the crash scene and contacted the Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office Fatal Collisions Unit.