Authorities say 2 killed, 4 hurt in Cleveland car crash

CLEVELAND (AP) — Authorities in Cleveland say two people have died and four others are injured after an early morning accident involving three vehicles.

The driver of a vehicle that burst into flames was dead at the scene, and his front-seat passenger died at a hospital Saturday. Cleveland authorities say the crash occurred at about 2:45 a.m. EDT in the Glenville neighborhood on Cleveland’s east side.

The accident involved a car making a left turn in an intersection that was then struck by two cars. City spokesman Daniel Ball said the first car to hit it spun out, and smashed into a brick wall and caught fire.

Ball said three other passengers in the burning car were hospitalized, as was the driver of the turning car. reports their conditions weren’t available immediately.