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Update: Two Teens Killed in Magalia Car Crash

Published On: Oct 28 2012 12:30:43 AM CDT   Updated On: Oct 28 2012 10:32:11 PM CDT
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Courtesy: MGN Online

MAGALIA, Calif. -

The CHP has released new details about the victims of a deadly crash in Magalia.  Two teens were killed and a third teenager is hospitalized.

The crash happened just after 9:30 p.m. Saturday near South Park Drive and Ventura Drive in Magalia.  According to a CHP news release, a 2003 Acura left the road and crashed into a utility pole and a tree.

The victims who died were passengers in the vehicle, a 17-year-old boy from Paradise and a 16-year-old girl from Magalia.

The driver, a 16-year-old girl from Magalia was seriously injured and taken to the hospital.

The CHP had not released the names of the victims as of Sunday evening.  The crash remains under investigation

About 30 minutes later, another fatal crash was reported south of Paradise at Pentz Road and Messilla Valley Road.

The CHP said a vehicle ran off the road and caught fire just after 10 p.m. Saturday.  The vehicle's single occupant was killed.  The name of the victim was not released as of Sunday evening.