Two 19-Year-Old Victims Killed in Rollover Crash near Southcenter

TUKWILA, WA (November 18, 2021) – Early Sunday morning, Victor Castro and Alexa Gaytan Solis were killed in an accident on Interstate 5.

The incident occurred around 12:19 a.m., on the southbound lanes of the highway. First responders arrived to the scene near Southcenter.

According to reports, Castro was driving the vehicle at a high rate of speed when he lost control for reasons unknown. The vehicle then spun out on the roadway before striking a barrier on the driver’s side.

Authorities located the vehicle flipped on its roof upon arrival. As a result, rescuers were unable to enter the vehicle.

The driver, Victor M Castro of Seattle, and the passenger Alexa Solis of Renton, were pronounced dead at the scene. Both victims were not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.

At this time, is is still unclear if drugs or alcohol were involved.

The team at Sweet James would like to take this opportunity to extend their sincere condolences to the family and friends of Victor Castro and Alexa Solis. May you find comfort and strength during this difficult time.

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