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2 males killed after stolen car crashes into home

January 26, 2019

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Authorities in New Jersey two males were killed when their stolen car crashed into a house in Newark.

Essex County prosecutors said 17-year-old Quadre Robinson and 19-year-old Quayim Battle were found inside the vehicle after the crash shortly before 5:30 a.m. Friday.

Both were pronounced dead at the scene of the crash, which left the Bergen Street house with structural damage and prompted authorities to evacuate the occupants.

The car had been reported stolen in Elizabeth, New Jersey. Autopsies are planned to determine the cause of death of both males. Essex County prosecutors and police are investigating.