Medical Examiner identifies driver in deadly weekend crash

    (SBG San Antonio)

    SAN ANTONIO -- The Bexar County Medical Examiner has identified one of the victims in the fiery crash that killed two early Sunday morning.

    The San Antonio Police Department said that Christopher Michael Peterson, who was identified by the ME, was the driver.

    Police said a Volvo carrying two people was speeding northbound in the 100 block of Valero Way. The driver of the car ran through a stop sign, kept driving across the access road of eastbound N. Loop 1604, and went airborne over the main lanes the highway. It then struck the concrete median before landing in the westbound lanes of traffic and bursting into flames.

    Both people in the car were pronounced dead at the scene.

    The passenger has yet to be identified.

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