SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A 28-year-old San Francisco woman, another unidentified passenger and a dog were killed Tuesday evening when a SUV careened out of control and tumbled down a hillside in San Francisco’s Potrero Hill neighborhood, police said.
Officers responded at 7:21 p.m. to the crash involving a silver Nissan SUV that traveled through a fence at 25th and Dakota streets, went down a hill and stopped in a parking lot.
Police said that a 911 caller told dispatchers incorrectly that a vehicle went off Interstate Highway 280 and fire officials reported that on Twitter.
The city’s medical examiner’s office identified one of the victims as 28-year-old Angelique Starks of San Francisco. A second female crash victim has also died after being rushed to a local hospital, but their name is not yet being released.
A third person inside the SUV was taken to a hospital with injuries not considered life-threatening, according to police.
Three people and a dog were inside the SUV. A man inside the SUV was taken to a hospital with injuries not considered life-threatening and the dog died after being ejected from the Nissan.
Police said the cause of the crash was under investigation and no other details are available right now.
Anyone with information about the crash is asked to call the Police Department’s 24-hour tip line at (415) 575-4444 or text a tip to
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