2 teens killed after motorcycle crashes into fence in Vado

Two teens were found dead late Tuesday morning after their motorcycle crashed into a fence in front of a home in Vado. KVIA reports the crash wreckage was discovered about 11 a.m. in a yard near the intersection of Plaza Avenue and Cristo Avenue. Doña Ana County Sheriff’s deputies identified one of the dead as the motorcycle driver, 18-year-old Francisco Avila. A 16-year-old boy who was a passenger on the motorcycle also died, but his name was not released. Investigators said Avila lost control of his motorcycle along a curve in the road and crashed. The pair were thrown from the motorcycle and both died at the scene, deputies said.