Victims Identified after Fiery I-85 Crash on Tuesday


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CHARLOTTE: Authorities have identified the four victims of the fiery crash on I-85 at University City Boulevard just before 4:40pm on Tuesday.

According to North Carolina State Highway Patrol, the four victims were identified as Edwin Garcia, Arthruo Garcia, Miguel Turcios and Kevin Turcios.

According to NCSHP, a dump truck was stopped in the road facing south in the far-right travel lane.  A pickup truck towing a utility trailer was traveling southbound in the far-right travel lane and rear-ended the dump truck and caught on fire after impact, killing the four occupants.

Further details of the collision are still being investigated. For previous information on  this crash form WCCB, click here.