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Names of teenagers injured, killed in Tuesday afternoon wreck released

HARRISON COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - Harrison County DPS investigators say around 4:30 P.M. Tuesday, three teenagers were in a car driving on Willow Street, outside of Hallsville.

Investigators say the car came up on a turn when the car went off the road. The driver over-corrected and lost control, causing the car to roll over and hit a tree.

The teenagers have been identified as 18-year-old Samuel Ellis, 17-year-old Austin Urbelis, and 16-year-old Alejandro Olvera.

Alejandro Olvera, the passenger in the front seat of the car, was killed. Samuel Ellis and Austin Urbelis are both in critical condition at Good Shepherd Medical Center.

Investigators tell KLTV 7 that all three were Hallsville residents and investigators believe they attended Hallsville High School.

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