EAST BRUNSWICK - Chopper 12 was over the scene of a deadly tour bus crash on the New Jersey Turnpike.

The accident happened around 9 p.m. last night when the luxury bus struck an overpass support and hit an embankment just south of exit 9 in East Brunswick.

The bus was traveling from Chinatown to Philadelphia.

The driver and a passenger were killed and about 40 passengers were taken to the hospital.

There is no word on what caused the crash.