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Updated Aug 3, 2014 - 9:12 am

Police: Man, 2 girls die in Scottsdale crash

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Authorities say three people are dead and one is
injured following a single-vehicle crash in east Scottsdale.

Scottsdale police officer David Pubins said a pickup truck carrying two men and
two children went out of control and rolled about 4 p.m. Saturday.

Pubins said in a news release that the adult male driver, 36-year-old Gregg Casillas, and two girls — Leonor and Alyssa Bravo, ages 12 and
11, respectively — were killed in the crash at 141st St. and Rio Verde. The man and one of the
girls were ejected from the truck.

The children’s father, 39-year-old Manuel Bravo, who was a passenger, was injured but able to extricate
himself after the collision. He is expected to survive.

Casillas, of Wadell, was Manuel Bravo’s brother-in-law.

There was no word on the cause of the crash, but Pubins said alcohol and bad
weather are believed to have been factors.


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