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Teen, young adult die in Berks County crash

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Published On: Aug 24 2013 01:44:12 PM CDT
Updated On: Aug 24 2013 05:43:36 PM CDT

Fatal wreck in Albany Twp.

ALBANY TWP., Pa. -

The coroner has identified the two victims of a fiery crash in Albany Township as a 15-year-old boy and 21-year-old man.

The victims of the Thursday night crash are 15-year-old Jacob Troxell of Andreas and 21-year-old Daniel Miller of Tamaqua.

The coroner says the results of the autopsy are pending pathology results.

Late Thursday night, state police responded to the accident on Route 143 in Albany Township and found a vehicle on fire with two people inside.

The driver of a Dodge Dakota lost control while negotiating a turn on the wet road.

The vehicle spun off the road and hit four trees before coming to rest.

At this time, police are still investigating the accident.