The driver and a passenger in a Nissan Altima were killed yesterday evening in a crash on Baltimore National Pike near Pine Street.

Crash investigators were dispatched to the scene at 5:41 p.m. after the Nissan Altima was attempting to make a left turn in front of traffic from Baltimore National Pike onto Pine Street and was struck by a Toyota Scion, then pushed into a Toyota Sienna stopped on Pine Street.

Drivers of both the Scion and Sienna were transported to area hospitals with minor injuries. Additional passengers in the Sienna were uninjured.

The driver and passenger of the Altima suffered critical injuries and were transported to R Adams Shock Trauma Center where they later died. They are identified as George Guss Stavrakos (85) and Ramadasa Subraya Bhatta (66), both of the 900 block of Coleridge Road, 21229.

The Baltimore County Police Crash Investigation Team is continuing their work to discover the factors contributing to this crash.