Police are now in a position to identify the three people killed in the collision on Fellside Road in Gateshead on Wednesday, August 10.
The driver was Andrew James Clark, 43, from Swalwell.
The passengers were Jennifer Fradgley, 17, from Gateshead and Kaitlin Tremlett, 17, also from Gateshead.
A spokesman for Northumbria Police said: “Our thoughts are with the friends and families of those involved in this tragic incident.”
Enquiries are ongoing into the collision and Anyone with any information that could help police with their investigation is asked to contact them on 101 quoting reference number 92 10/08/16.