Los Angeles County fire officials say two people were killed and five people injured in a hit-and-run crash in the city of South Gate.

SOUTH GATE, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles County fire officials say two people were killed and five people injured in a hit-and-run crash in the city of South Gate.

Authorities say one of the two vehicles hit the other, which slammed into a pole about 4:30 p.m. Saturday.

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Fire officials say two people are dead, three are in critical condition and two have minor injuries.

Bell Gardens police say they are seeking 22-year-old Bryan Rojas. They say he fled from the accident scene and had an injury to his forehead.

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It wasn’t immediately clear which vehicles the injured were from.

South Gate is about eight miles south of downtown Los Angeles.

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