Overnight accident leaves two dead in Harlingen

A white truck flipped over after a crash at the intersection of Tyler Avenue and Eye Street in Harlingen Monday night. Courtesy: HPD

Harlingen Police say two people were killed Monday night when their SUV was struck by a pickup on Tyler Avenue.

The accident happened around 11 p.m. when police say a white truck traveling eastbound on Tyler struck a gray SUV traveling north on Eye Street.

From a photograph taken by HPD, the force of the crash caused the truck to flip over and lose its front tires.

The driver and passenger of the SUV died at the scene, while the other driver was taken to an area hospital for unknown injuries.

HPD says more information will be released later.