Two students killed by a car in Pinecrest

Two University of Miami graduate students were killed by a car in Pinecrest Wednesday night.

Hao Liu and Ying Chen were in their first year of studying electrical and computer engineering. Both were international students from China.

There is an ongoing police investigation surrounding the events.

The counseling center is available for any students who have been impacted by the tragedy. For more information on the counseling center, call 305-284-5511 or visit

The story will be updated as more details become available. 


October 18, 2013


Margaux Herrera

EDGE Editor

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