Three high-speed crashes in two days

SURREY – A car crash involving two vehicles had two blocks in Surrey cordoned off and swarming with police on Monday and was the third high-speed crash in just two days.

Just after 10 a.m. RCMP received calls of a Chevrolet Malibu speeding while travelling southbound on 140th

Street. Shortly after, the vehicle hit a Pontiac Wave head-on that was driving northbound between 74th and 76th Avenues, near Frank Hurt Secondary school. Both drivers were taken to hospital. RCMP is investigating whether alcohol was a factor.

This is the third reported speedrelated crash in Surrey since early Sunday morning. Two separate car crashes took place over the weekend when vehicles failed to stop for police.

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Police say the crashes are not related.