One dead, two critical in SJ accident that split car in half

(San Jose Fire Department)

October 6, 2013 8:37:53 AM PDT
Police are investigating an accident that left one person dead and two others in critical condition in San Jose early Sunday morning.

The accident happened around 1:50 a.m. in the area of Blossom Hill Road and Winfield Boulevard, which is right near the Westfield Oakridge Mall.

San Jose police said the car was speeding and ran into a street light.

Crews extinguished a fire in the car that was split in half.