Wreck near Hackleburg claims the lives of two teens

HACKLEBURG - A single-vehicle crash at 12:30 a.m. Sunday, June 30, has claimed two lives.

Cesar Z Avalos, 19, of Russellville and a 15-year-old juvenile passenger were killed when the 2013 Dodge Challenger he was driving left the roadway, overturned and struck a tree. Avalos and the juvenile were pronounced dead at the scene.

The crash occurred on Alabama 253 near the 21-mile marker, approximately 10 miles south of Hackleburg. Nothing further is available as Alabama State Troopers continue to investigate.

See complete story in the Northwest Alabamian.
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