Update - December 17, 2015 - The driver of the BMW has been identified as Gbolahan Egberongbe, 20, from Far Rockaway as well as his 27 year old passenger, Devon Grenada, also from Far Rockaway.
The original press release is below.
Inwood, NY - November 28, 2015 - The Public Information Office reports the details of a Fatal Auto Accident that occurred in Inwood on Saturday, November 28, 2015 at 4:15 am.
According to police, a BMW travelling south on Sheridan Boulevard and a garbage truck that was travelling west on Bayview Avenue did collide causing both vehicles to become engulfed in flames. The Inwood Fire Department responded to the scene and extinguished the flames. Two occupants of the auto were pronounced deceased at the scene. The male driver of the truck was transported to a local hospital and was treated for non-life threatening injuries. The investigation is ongoing.