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Two Dead In Weekend Crash

Two men are dead and a 15 year old boy is being treated for serious injuries, after a head-on collision on Highway 108 yesterday.

Highway patrol investigators say 21 year old Ernesto Torrez of Castroville and 20 year old Mario Carranza of Watsonville were killed instantly when their car struck a pickup truck near the Draper Mine Road intersection. Investigators say Torrez crossed into the oncoming lane. He and Carranza were partially ejected through the front windshield.

15 year old Victor Torrez was taken to Doctors´ Hospital in Modesto. Three people in the pickup truck were treated at Sonora Community hospital for minor injuries.