Houston police are investigating a fatal that occurred at 2900 West Dallas Street about 2:20 a.m. on Sunday (November 13).
The identity of the male victims, 23 and 26, are pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.
A third male victim, 24, was transported to a local hospital in critical condition. A fourth male victim, 24 is listed in stable condition.
HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant L. Le and Officer L. Fenoglio reported:
A gray Jeep Grand Cherokee and blue Maserati Ghibli were traveling eastbound at the above address when the Jeep failed to maintain a single lane and struck the Maserati. The Maserati left the roadway and struck a utility pole and a patio fence. The Jeep continued eastbound on West Dallas and struck a utility pole at Eberhard Street.
There were four people inside the Maserati at the time of the crash. Paramedics pronounced two passengers deceased at the scene. A third passenger was transported to a local hospital in critical condition. The driver fled the scene on foot, but was later brought back to the scene by family members. He was then transported to a local hospital in stable condition.
There were multiple people inside the Jeep at the time of the crash. They all fled the scene on foot.
Anyone with information on the identity of the occupants of the Jeep is urged to contact the HPD Hit and Run Unit at 713-247-4072 or speak anonymously with Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.