JERSEY CITY, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Two people are dead after a multi-vehicle crash on Route 1 and 9 in Jersey City early Sunday.


It happened around 3:30 a.m. between Manhattan Avenue and North Street, when at least one car overturned and a second appeared to have landed at the gate of a nearby auto business.

All lanes were closed for several hours as authorities investigated the accident.