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Two people dead after Thruway crash in Genesee County

Two people are dead after a pickup truck rammed into a bridge in Genesee County on Sunday.

Police say a Dodge Ram pulling a trailer was headed west on Interstate 90 when the truck drove through an area of grass until crashing into the Slusser Road bridge.

The trailer became detached during the August 21 incident, according to 13Wham.

The male driver and female passenger were both pronounced dead at the scene.

They have since been identified as Thomas Cartmel, 64, of Alabama and Deborah Burrelli, 67, of Rochester.

Police say an investigation is ongoing.