Victims of deadly Highway 6 car crash identified

A Cambridge teen has been identified as the driver of a car killed in a crash last week on Highway 6 between Guelph and Hamilton.

The province's police watchdoghas released the names of both the driver and his passenger who were killed. after the car they were in struck a transport truck head on last Thursday.

The SIU was called in to investigate after Waterloo police began chasing a vehicle in Cambridge after receiving a report a female had been assautled and forced into a car.

The SIU has identified the pair as 15 year old Nathan Wehrle of Cambridge and 16 year old Taryn Hewitt of London.

The car they were in was reportedly stolen.