Egg Harbor City- An early morning single-vehicle car crash left two men dead, Atlantic
County Prosecutor Ted Housel stated.
At approximately 2:30 a.m. this morning, a Chevy Impala driven by Kevin Jepson, 21, of
Lower Bank, was traveling northbound on Philadelphia Avenue just north of Moss Mill
Road when the driver lost control of the vehicle and it crossed the opposite lane of
travel and then crashed into some trees on the southbound side of the roadway.
The driver, Mr. Jepson, was pronounced dead at the scene. The passenger,
Christopher Keating Jr., 23, of Egg Harbor City, was seriously injured and air lifted to
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, City Division, for medical treatment, where he
later died this afternoon.
The Egg Harbor City Police Department responded to the crash scene and contacted
the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Fatal Collisions Unit. Both Agencies are
investigating the crash.
Anyone with information involving serious crimes is asked to call the Atlantic
County Prosecutor’s Office at 609-909-7800 or go to the Prosecutor’s Office Web
site at http://www.acpo.org/tips.html and provide information by filling out the
form anonymously on the Submit a Tip page. People can also call Crime Stoppers
at 609-652-1234 or 1-800-658-8477 (TIPS) or visit the Crime Stoppers Website at
http://www.crimestoppersatlantic.com/. Crime Stoppers offers cash rewards for
information leading to the arrest and indictment of those who commit crimes in