2 dead after traffic crash reported in Berkeley

BERKELEY, Calif. (KRON/ BCN) -Police are investigating a deadly traffic crash reported on Marin Avenue in Berkeley on Tuesday afternoon.

In the first vehicle, a female passenger died at the scene of the crash, and the male driver of that vehicle died after being taken to the hospital.

A mom and her daughter were reported in the second vehicle. They were taken to the hospital and are reported to be safe. 

The crash was reported at about 1:40 p.m. near San Benito Road.

Marin Avenue is closed from Grizzly Peak Boulevard to The Circle, according to police.

Drivers are encouraged to avoid the area.

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