Investigators say alcohol a factor in double fatal Sunnyvale crash

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Monday, November 28, 2016
A car is seen after it crashed into a tree on Capital Expressway in Sunnyvale, Calif. on Nov. 26, 2016.
A car is seen after it crashed into a tree on Capital Expressway in Sunnyvale, Calif. on Nov. 26, 2016.
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SUNNYVALE, Calif. (KGO) -- Investigators now believe alcohol played a role in a crash that killed a 25-year-old man and a 15-year-old boy in Sunnyvale.

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Both of them died at the scene along Central Expressway early Saturday evening.

Sunnyvale's department of Public Safety believes the driver lost control of his car before plowing into a tree.

Other drivers feed one of the victims from the burning wreckage before rescuers arrived.