RAEFORD, N.C. (WNCN) — Hoke County Schools has determined two teenagers who were observed lifeless within a car or truck exterior a faculty on Sunday.
The Hoke County Faculties Superintendent, Dr. Debra Dowless, determined the kids as Britany Carolina Munoz Ramirez and Ailton Sebastian Tirado-Martinez. Dowles mentioned the two had been 11th graders at Hoke County High Faculty.
The Hoke County Sheriff’s Office environment was still investigating as of Monday afternoon. Deputies responded to the 800-block of Phillipi Church Street in Raeford on Sunday in reference to a suspicious car. The deal with presented by the sheriff’s business office is that of Don Steed Elementary College.
Authorities reported that deputies observed two youths – one particular male, a single feminine – inside the car or truck. They requested aid from EMS who responded to the scene and declared both of those useless.
Dowles explained in a Facebook write-up, “This is a fantastic reduction for our entire district relatives. We give our honest condolences to the household, good friends, and the HCHS neighborhood in their time of require.”
College counselors will be obtainable Monday and Tuesday for pupils and staff who require them.
A captain with the Hoke County Sheriff’s Office environment said the condition was not a murder-suicide and it does not show up to be a drug overdose. The fatalities were believed to be accidental. The captain would not rule out or affirm carbon monoxide poisoning.
No additional information and facts will be unveiled at this time, the sheriff’s office said.