KENNEDALE - Two teen-age boys were killed after their car went out of control and struck a tree in the 1100 block of Swiney-Hiett Road about 10:30 p.m. Monday, police said.
Preston Ryan Gillespie, 17, a student at Kennedale High, died at the scene, police said The driver of the car, Matthew Miller, 18, a student at Arlington Martin High, died at 11:18 p.m. at John Peter Smith Hospital.
Kennedale Police Capt. Darrell Hull said the case is still being investigated, but indications are that the Nissan 350-Z appeared to be speeding. He said both boys were wearing seatbelts.
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