ORLAND, Ind. (WFFT) -- Authorities say a second brother has died after a car crash on County Road 675 West Thursday.
Steuben County Sheriff's deputies say 14-year-old Chase Curtis died Friday morning at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne.
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Prairie Heights Baseball coaches on the death of Tyler and Chace Curtis. Both were killed in a car crash in Steuben County last night.— Chris Mullooly (@ChrisMullooly) February 26, 2021
Real great message from staff about what both meant to the PH family.
Such a tough day for classmates and teammates of the two. @FOX55FortWayne https://t.co/r11sUdm15h
His brother, 16-year-old Tyler Michael Curtis, was pronounced dead at the scene Thursday.
Both boys attended Prairie Heights Community Schools in LaGrange County.
Deputies say the boys were heading south in a red 2012 Lexus IS2 on County Road 675 W at a high rate of speed when Tyler Michael Curtis lost control on a small hill.
The car hit a tree and split in half. Both boys were ejected.
The crash remains under investigation.
Remembering Chace and Tyler Curtis: members of the community placed flowers and and notes at the scene of the crash on CR 675 W in Steuben County, IN. More on @FOX55FortWayne pic.twitter.com/T59BGItc8k
— Nico Pennisi (@npennisiFOX55) February 26, 2021