Two dead after high speed crash in Weslaco

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(ValleyCentral / Gage Divin)

WESLACO, Texas (ValleyCentral) — Two people were pronounced dead after a vehicle crashed into a wall in Weslaco on Tuesday.

A vehicle was traveling at a high rate of speed and lost control near the intersection of Westgate and Mile 11 North, according to the Department of Public Safety (DPS).

After losing control, the vehicle struck a concrete wall. The driver and a passenger in the vehicle were pronounced dead at the scene of the crash, according to DPS.

The accident occurred at 10:37 a.m. Elsa residents Garrett Garcia, 22, and Armando Castillo, 15, were pronounced dead at the scene.

DPS Troopers are further investigating this incident.

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