2 dead as car splits in half

October 25, 2009 3:16:38 PM PDT
Montgomery County authorities are investigating an overnight crash in Upper Merion that has claimed the life of two people.

The accident occurred in the 800 block of River Road near the Philadelphia Inquirer building around 2:45 a.m.

Police say the accident involved one vehicle spinning and striking another causing the striking vehicle to split in half.

A male driver and female driver were killed instantly.

There were no other passengers in the two cars.