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Two dead, one injured after car crashes into brick building

Jan 8, 2023, 10:32 AM | Updated: Apr 17, 2023, 2:46 pm

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A car crashed into a building in Ogden, killing two and injuring one passenger. (Ogden Police Department)

(Ogden Police Department)

OGDEN, Utah — Two people were killed in a high-speed crash early Sunday morning.

Police said at approximately 5:30 a.m. a car with three passengers failed to stop at Washington Blvd. when they were traveling north on Riverdale Road.

They went through the intersection and struck a brick building head-on.

a car is severely damaged against a brick wall

A car crashed into a building in Ogden, killing two and injuring one passenger. (Ogden Police Department)

The driver, unidentified, and a 19-year-old in the passenger seat both died on the scene of the crash. The backseat passenger was ejected from the car and sustained serious injuries, but is in stable condition.

Police are investigating the crash and do not know what factors may have played a role in the crash.


UPDATE: Lt. Will Farr with the Ogden City Police Department confirmed the identities of the two killed in the accident as 19-year-old Branson Howard, and 20-year-old Jordan McCluskey.

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Two dead, one injured after car crashes into brick building