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Florida high school grads die in traffic crash while visiting Peru

Reports say teens' motorbikes hit bus

Zachary Morris and Albert Ales. Courtesy of Southeast High School.
Zachary Morris and Albert Ales. Courtesy of Southeast High School.


BRADENTON, Fla. – Two teens who recently graduated from high school in Florida have died in a crash while traveling in Peru.

Southeast High School in Bradenton tweeted that Albert Ales and Zachary Morris were killed Friday while exploring in Peru. The 18-year-olds had recently graduated from the school's International Baccalaureate program.

News outlets reported that the teens were on motorbikes when they hit a public transportation bus. They were traveling to Saqsaywaman archeological park in Cusco, Peru.

The teens were taken to a hospital, where they died from their injuries.

We are saddened to say that our Seminole Family lost 2 bright, young men yesterday. Recent IB graduates Zachary Morris...

Posted by Sehseminoles Noles Nation on Saturday, May 25, 2019