A 38-year-old man from Jersey City was killed and two of his passengers were injured when the car they were in struck a tree along the Garden State Parkway in Atlantic County, authorities said.
The crash occurred at 4:48 p.m. on Sunday near mile-marker 38 northbound in Egg Harbor Township, state police said.
The driver of a Chevrolet, Jacquim Lovely, was killed, while his passengers -- a 42-year-old woman and a 41-year-old man -- were both hurt, according to a State Police spokesman.
The injured passengers were identified as Jaclyn Martinez and Marshall Mack, both of Jersey City, according to Trooper Charles Marchan.
The crash remains under investigation.
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