A vehicle traveling the wrong-way on Route 4, early Wednesday morning, slammed into another car, killing the driver going the wrong-way and injuring two others, Bergen County Police tell PIX 11 News.

The head-on crash took place at 4:30 a.m. when the car was traveling eastbound in the westbound lanes near River Road and collided with the other vehicle.

The victims were rushed to Hackensack University Medical Center.

A third vehicle was also damaged after the first crash. Police had to close lanes on Route 4 due to the incident.

Police have yet to identify the victims because next of kin have not been notified.

An investigation into why the vehicle was going the wrong-way on Route 4 continues, police said.