FROM THE GRANT COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPT: Two men are dead after a high-speed, one-vehicle collision near George. It happened on Tuesday night.Around 7:00 p.m., emergency responders were sent to the 16400 block of County Road 1-Northwest. Genaro Lopez Corona, 28 of George, was driving a 1994 Acura Integra eastbound when he lost control and struck a tree. Corona and his passenger, Salvador Zepeda, 21 of Quincy, both died at the scene.
Corona was not wearing a seatbelt; Zepeda was wearing a seatbelt. It is not yet known if alcohol or drugs contributed to this crash. The Grant County Sheriff's Motor Traffic Unit is investigating.