GREENSBORO, N.C.-- Greensboro police confirm a 10-year-old and an 18-year-old were killed in a car accident Tuesday evening on Bass Chapel Road.

The accident happened around just before 4:00pm on Bass Chapel Rd near Regents Park Lane.

Officers say 18-year-old Ronak Patel was driving a Hyundai sedan southbound on Bass Chapel Rd, when he crossed the center line and was struck by a man driving a pickup in the opposite direction.

Patel, was transported to the hospital by Guilford County EMS and later died as a result of his injuries. A 10-year-old passenger in the car was ejected from the impact of the crash. Police say he also died from his injuries.

The Crash Reconstruction Unit is conducting this on-going and active investigation.

Anyone who may have witnessed the crash is asked to contact the Greensboro Police Department at 336-373-1000.

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