1 dead, 4 hurt in highway shootout; bullet holes cover SUV

A shootout on a New Jersey highway has left one person dead and four others hurt.

Police say they received reports of a shooting on the Atlantic City Expressway on Monday afternoon, followed by calls for medical assistance about 5 miles away on the Garden State Parkway and at a convenience store 2 miles away.

State police are investigating a car on the Garden State Parkway in Egg Harbor Township and an SUV covered with bullet holes in the parking lot of a Wawa store near a highway exit.

There are bullet holes in the front windshield and on the passenger side door of the SUV. One rear tire is gone, and there are drag marks in the area.

The victims have been hospitalized. Their conditions are unknown.

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