One person is dead and four were taken to the hospital following a Saturday morning crash on Ocean Heights Avenue at Harbor Avenue in Hamilton Township.

Township of Hamilton Police say the crash happened at 6:48am, as the car left the road, overturned and stuck a tree.

One person was pronounced dead at the scene while the four other occupants were taken to the hospital for treatment.

None of those involved has been identified, pending notification of family. No word on the status of the four people injured.

The accident continues under investigation.