Three people died in a head-on crash in Beach Park. (CBS)

BEACH PARK (CBS) — Three people were killed in a two-car crash early Saturday in far north suburban Beach Park, police said.

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Police say a 2008 Nissan Altima, driven by a 24-year-old man from Waukegan, crossed the center line on Green Bay Road, near Blanchard Road.

As he drove into the southbound lanes, he collided head on into a 2013 Honda Civic, driven by a 71-year-old man from Beach Park.

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Both drivers were killed, along with a 23-year-old female passenger in the Nissan. She is also from Waukegan.

The crash happened around 4:45 a.m.

The Lake County Coroner’s Office responded to the scene. An autopsy has been scheduled on Monday for the deceased.

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The crash remains under investigation by the Lake County Sheriff’s Office Technical Crash Investigations Unit.