Police: 2 killed, 1 injured in Stamford crash

Police say two people were killed and another person was injured in a crash in Stamford.



It happened on Hope Street around 1:15 a.m. Saturday.



Police say a red pickup truck was speeding when the driver lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a tree and a parked SUV.



They say the driver, a 20-year-old Stamford resident, died at the scene.



Police also say a 23-year-old passenger who was thrown from the truck died of his injuries.



They say a 20-year-old passenger who was in the rear seat has been treated and released from the hospital.



The identities of the victims are expected to be released on Monday.



Stamford police continue to investigate and ask anyone with information on the crash to call them. 


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