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Two Local Teens Killed in Three-Car Collision near Orange Grove

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ORANGE GROVE (Kiii News) -

Department of Public Safety investigators say a three-car collision near Orange Grove claimed the lives of two local teens.

Brooke Nicole Tatchell, 16, and Alexandra Elisabeth Anderson, 15, were both passengers in a pickup truck that was heading northbound on County Road 364 Saturday night.

Troopers said that around 11 p.m., their truck veered into oncoming traffic, striking another truck and pushing it into the car behind them. Anderson and Tatchell were pinned inside the overturned truck.

DPS investigators say they were not wearing their seat belts. Both were students at Ray High School, where a vigil will be held in their honor Monday night.

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