The authorites identified Crystal M. McCallum, 34, of Texas; Wayne Walter Swanson Jr., 40, of Newport Coast; and Andrew James Chaves, 32, of Arizona as the victim of a fatal car accident that was reported about 12:45 a.m. in the 3000 Block of Pacific Coast Highway.
The vehicle hit a curb and some construction equipment on the south side of the roadway, killing the occupants of the vehicle, police said. Information on their identities was not immediately available.
Three construction workers who were at the scene suffered minor injuries and were treated at a hospital, police said.
A vehicle traveling east collided with construction equipment on the side of the road after hitting a curb.
It was also unclear what construction project they were engaged on when the accident occurred.
For several hours, the PCH between Hoag Drive and Riverside Avenue was closed due to the incident.
According to the Newport Beach Police Department, the incident occurred around 12:45 a.m. in the 3000 Block of Pacific Coast Highway.
Three construction workers on the scene were injured and sent to the hospital for treatment.