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Two Teens Killed In Nash County Accident

Posted December 22, 2004 3:39 a.m. EST

— Two families are mourning two teenagers killed in a car accident.

Jesse Sturges and Robert Beck III died Wednesday morning after the pick-up truck they were in lost control and flipped several times on a road near Castalia in Nash County.

Sturges, who turned 19 on Sunday, was driving. Beck would have turned 19 the day after Christmas.

Investigators say Sturges was speeding.