2 dead, 7 injured after car crashes into restaurant in Newton, Mass.

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NEWTON, Mass.–A crash in Massachusetts has left two dead and several seriously injured.

The SUV crashed into the Sweet Tomatoes, a restaurant in the Newton town center located at 1279 Washington St., after apparently coming down a hill and crossing an intersection. Witnesses told FOX25 Boston that the SUV hit two cars before crashing into the restaurant.

Two were killed, and seven were taken to the hospital. Three of the victims taken to the hospital are in critical condition.

Stay with FOX 61 as the story develops.