LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — Two pedestrians have died after being struck by a car in Massachusetts, authorities said.

The pedestrians were struck in Lowell at about 6:30 p.m. Thursday, according to a statement from the office of Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan.

They were both brought to the hospital where they were pronounced dead.

Authorities described the victims only as a male and a female, but did not provide names or ages. pending notification of family.

The driver of the car, a Ford Mustang, was also brought to the hospital with injuries not considered life threatening, authorities said.

The car was heavily damaged, its bumper became detached and its side airbags deployed, according to The Sun of Lowell. It also left long tire marks on the roadway.

The crash remains under investigation and no charges have been filed.

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