SAN DIEGO CO., CA – Two men were killed last Thursday when their vehicle slammed into the rear of a tractor-trailer on I-15 near Fallbrook.
According to Fox 5, Eric Alonso and Angel Fiero Morales, both 18, were heading south on the freeway when their Honda Civic slammed into the rear of a disabled tractor-trailer parked on the right shoulder.
Alonso, who was driving at the time of the crash, was rushed to Palomar Medical Center, where he died a short time later. Morales was pronounced dead at the scene.
The truck driver was unhurt.
It is unclear at this time what caused Alonso to lose control of his vehicle. Our team will update this blog with any additional information should it be made publicly available.
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