A motorcyclist and passenger were airlifted to Jersey Shore Medical Center Sunday afternoon after a crash with a small mini van. Eugene Lewis, 29, of Green Brook and passenger Kristen Letwenski, 34, of Brick were riding a 2012 Harley Davidson motorcycle on Whitesville Road in Jackson at approximately 12:40 p.m. when they were involved with a crash with a 1998 Chevrolet Astro Van driven by Danny Borden, 39, of Seaside Heights.

Lewis and Letwenski were airlifted to Jersey Shore University Hospital; Borden did not sustain any injuries according to Jackson Police.

Whitesville Road was closed for approximately five hours as a result of the accident. The crash is being investigated by the Jackson Police Department Traffic Safety Unit. The Ocean County Prosecutors Office and Ocean County Criminal Investigative Unit.

The Ocean County Signal contributed to this report.