PENN HILLS (KDKA) — Two people have died in a two-vehicle accident that shut down a portion a Hulton Road in Penn Hills.

According to Allegheny County, the crash took place in the 900 block of Hulton Road at about 5 p.m.

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The accident occurred when a car attempted to pass another vehicle in a no-passing lane and struck an oncoming vehicle, causing the crash.

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The two occupants of the vehicle were 42-year-old Scott Bennett and 26-year-old Ashley Giordano. They attempted to pass in a no-passing lane and were both pronounced dead at the scene.

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