Two high school football players died in a car crash, early Monday morning in a single-car accident.
Tyrese Hoskin, 17, and Armond Littleton, 15, were driving down Gus Green Road around 4 a.m. when their vehicle rolled and collided with a tree, according to the Madison County Coroner.
No other vehicles were involved, but neither of the young men were wearing their seatbelts.
Both Hoskin and Littleton played football, Hoskin played at Germantown High, while Littleton played at Madison Central High School.
Hoskin played basketball as well.
The district released a statement:
“It is with great sadness that the Madison County Schools family mourns the tragic loss of two students,” the statement read. “Our hearts go out to the families and friends of Tyrese Hoskin and Armond Littleton and the communities of Germantown High School and Madison Central High School. The counseling staff at both schools and throughout the district are on hand to support students during this difficult time.”