Two Die In Crash On Highway 231 In Arab

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Two people have died in a wreck in Arab. It happened at 7:45 on Highway 231 near Ragstone Drive. Crews on the scene tell WHNT News 19 that a Ford Mustang and another vehicle were racing northbound on 231 when a Toyota Corolla traveling southbound in a northbound lane collided head-on with the Mustang. Authorities say the other car kept going.

Alabama State Troopers say both drivers involved in the crash died instantly. Troopers identify the victims as 21-year-old Devon Raabe of Arab and 26-year-old Samir Patel of Huntsville.

Troopers say they're looking to speak with the driver of the vehicle that was racing the Ford Mustang.