The head-on collision took place on Mays Landing Road in Folsom Sunday around 6 a.m.

28-year-old Edwin Velez, of Vineland, was behind the wheel of a Chevy Impala going southbound when he reportedly crossed into the northbound lanes, crashing into a Ford Escape being driven by 21-year-old Sonia Lopez-Martinez, also of Vineland, according to

Both drivers were transported to nearby hospitals to be treated for serious injuries, one via medevac helicopter, Press of Atlantic City reports. Mays Landing Road/Route 73 remained closed for a time, but has since reopened. An investigation into the crash accident is ongoing.

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