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Syrli Villegas, 31, and Caleb Natseway, 25, died after an early-morning crash Friday, Oct. 23, in Buckeye.

According to Sgt. Calbert Gillett of the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to a call at 4:41 a.m. Oct 23 at West Baseline and South Turner roads. Deputies found two vehicles that had a head-on collision. 

“One vehicle was occupied by an adult male driver who was pronounced deceased at the scene. The other vehicle had an adult female driver with three passengers, two juveniles and an infant. The female driver was transported to the hospital with life-threatening injuries and later died at the hospital,” Gillett said.

He said the three passengers were taken to a hospital with injuries that were not life threatening.

“It is unknown if speed and or impairment are factors,” Gillett said.