SAN JOSE, Calif. (KRON) — Two people died in a Monday night crash in Santa Clara County, with traffic impacts lasting into Tuesday morning.

Santa Clara County sheriff’s deputies were pursuing a driver who then crashed into another car around 10 p.m. in the area of Lawrence Expwy and Mitty Wy.

The San Jose Police Department, which is helping with the traffic during the investigation shut down Lawrence Expwy overnight from I-280 to Glentree Dr.

Tow trucks took the destroyed cars around 6:30 a.m. on Tuesday.