Authorities have identified the two people who were killed in a three-vehicle crash that injured four other people and closed part of Interstate 35W in north Fort Worth late Monday. [[363205471,C]]
A vehicle was rear-ended by a larger vehicle, closing all southbound lanes of I-35W from Golden Triangle Boulevard to Heritage Trace Parkway just before 9 p.m., according to authorities.
Fort Worth police said 19-year-old Gabriella Estelle and 23-year-old Alexander Trejo were in the back seat of the vehicle that was struck and were pronounced dead at the scene.
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Four other people were transported to nearby hospitals by ambulance, according to Fort Worth Police Department Lt. K.D. Rowell.
Authorities reopened the interstate at about 12:30 a.m. Tuesday.
NBC 5's Todd L. Davis contributed to this report.