2 killed in NJ shooting; 4 people in custody, stolen SUV towed

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EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- Two people were killed following a shooting outside the Meadowlands Racetrack in New Jersey Sunday night, officials said.

According to police, the victims were shot just after 9 p.m., on Route 120 outside the entrance to the racetrack in East Rutherford.

Authorities declared one person dead at the scene.

Another was transported to Meadowlands Hospital in Secaucus where the victim was pronounced dead.

Officials have not released the names of the victims.

Police have taken four people into custody.

An Audi SUV believed to be stolen was towed from the scene as well.

An investigation remains ongoing as authorities investigate what led to the shooting.