2 victims identified in fatal Prince William County crash

PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Two men are dead after a two-vehicle accident that happened in Prince William County shortly before 9 p.m. Saturday night.

Police identified the victims as Kevin Jonathan Martinez, 20, of Woodbridge Virginia and Miguel Montae Griffith, 24, of Fort Washington, Maryland.

A third 30-year-old man from Manassas was flown to an area hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Police said that the incident occurred when a 2006 Honda Civic, driven by Martinez, lost control while traveling at a high rate of speed westbound on Prince William Parkway.

The Civic then veered across the median onto the eastbound side of the roadway and hit a 2001 Mitsubishi Mirage in which Griffith was riding.

Both Martinez and Griffith were pronounced dead at the scene.

Police said that the injured man is expected to recover.

It is still unknown whether drugs or alcohol were a factor in the incident.

Investigations remain ongoing.

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