Two dead in morning crash on Garden State Parkway

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BARNEGAT, NJ – The New Jersey Department of Transportation and the New Jersey State Police shut down the northbound lanes of the Garden State Parkway around mile marker 68 this morning after a vehicle, reportedly driving the wrong way crashed head on with another vehicle.  Two  people have been reported dead in that crash.  The crash occurred at 7:45 am this morning, the New Jersey State Police said.  Two hours after the crash, the vehicles were covered in yellow tarps.  Traffic is now being allowed to pass the scene as the investigation continues.  Ocean County Scanner News today posted photos from the scene of the crash.