Freeport barge fire victims IDed

April 3, 2011 11:35:57 AM PDT
The two victims killed in a barge fire Saturday in Freeport have been identified. The men were identified Sunday as 31-year-old Jose Jesus Gonzales-Alvara and 41-year-old Daniel Santacruz.

According to officials, one of them was caught in the fire first and the other went in to save him. They both perished in the blaze.

The Brazoria County Sheriff's Office is investigating the incident as an industrial accident.

The exact cause of the fire remained unknown Sunday.

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