Two die in Gilbert car accidentPosted: Updated:
GILBERT, Ariz. -- Two men died Wednesday night after a car struck a light pole in Gilbert.
Michael Jacob Bruenig, 23, was driving south on San Tan Village Parkway when his Honda Civic struck a light pole at Ray Road.
Bruenig and his passenger, 39-year-old Bryan Joseph Taube, were both killed in the collision.
Authorities said speed and alcohol may have played a role in the accident.
The Gilbert traffic reconstruction team is investigating the incident.