SAN JOSE (KCBS) â San Jose police were looking for a suspected hit-and-run driver who fled the scene after a head-on crash that killed two women early Monday morning, authorities said.
Around 3:15 a.m. a Toyota Yaris was turning left onto North First Street, near the Mineta San Jose International Airport, when a Mercedes sedan slammed into the front the car, police said.
The hit-and-run collision happened just minutes later, police said. Â The victims were reportedly on their way to work at Mineta Airport.
The passenger was pronounced dead at the scene while the driver was transported to a hospital and was pronounced dead there.
The driver of the Mercedes left the car and fled the scene on foot. Police said they didnât have a description of the suspect as there were no witnesses.READ MORE: San Francisco Police Arrest Homicide Suspect Hours After Fatal Shooting
The southbound side of North First Street was closed for a time and traffic in the area rerouted to Metro Drive as the crash was investigated.
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