Rt. 50 accident
Anjalee Khemlani

A Hamilton Township man, 49, died in a two car accident on Route 50 in Hamilton Township early this morning.

The two-vehicle crash took place just south of the Atlantic City Expressway eastbound ramp around 5:42 a.m.

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According to police,  Daniel O'Shea Jr., 49, of the Mays Landing section of Hamilton Township, had taken the southbound jug handle to go northbound on Route 50 when he crossed into the southbound lanes. 

Robert Maskos Jr., 40, of Hammonton, was traveling southbound on Route 50 driving a truck for the Craig Corp. and struck O'Shea's vehicle. 

O'Shea was pronounced dead at the scene. Maskos suffered minor injuries and was transported to AtlantiCare in Hammonton.

The investigation continues.

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