hit-and-run memorial on san pascual in highland park 4-26-2019 1-33-20 PM.JPG

HIGHLAND PARK -- Police are looking for the driver involved in a hit-and-run crash that left two dead early this morning.

The crash took happened at about 1:15 AM in the 700 block of San Pascual Avenue at Pollard Street, said an LAPD spokesman Mike Lopez.

The victims -- two male Latinos in their 20s -- were driving on Pollard when they were struck by a second vehicle at San Pascual. Both cars slammed into parked cars after the crash. The hit-and-run suspect fled the scene, and the two victims were declared dead at the scene, Lopez said.

Witnesses said the suspect driving a pickup truck was traveling at between 70 to 90 mph, police told KTLA.

Update: The coroner identified the victims as brothers 25-year-old Benigno Enrique Felix Zuniga and 19-year-old Jesse Felix Zuniga. 

A Go Fund Me page says that Benigno was a recent Cal State Northridge graduate. Felix was a former member of the Franklin High track team, according to the team's Twitter post.

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