SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - Two graduates of Southeast High School in Bradenton were killed Friday after a crash while exploring Peru.
Saturday the school posted a statement on Facebook saying that 18-year-olds Albert Ales and Zachary Morris have died. The full statement says:
“We are saddened to say that our Seminole Family lost two bright, young men yesterday. Recent IB graduates Zachary Morris and Albert Ales passed away yesterday in a tragic accident while exploring Peru. We hold their family and friends in our thoughts and prayers during this incredibly tough time. Class of 2019 and the Seminole family will forever keep you in our hearts.”
Ales and Morris were riding a motorbike to the Saqsaywaman Archaeological Park in Cusco when they crashed into a bus. Both were taken to a hospital where they later succumbed to their injuries.