Medical examiner identifies 2 found dead in car near 22nd and Keefe

NOW: Medical examiner identifies 2 found dead in car near 22nd and Keefe

Updated: 1:55 p.m. on November 11, 2019 

MILWUAKEE (CBS 58) -- Two young people believed to have died from carbon monoxide poisoning in vehicle near 22nd and Keefe, have been identified. 

The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner's Office said the victims were Seveon James and Zahnya Hunter, both 20 years old. 

The investigation into their deaths is ongoing pending toxicology reports. Officials still believe they died from carbon monoxide poisoning. 


Updated: 2:31 p.m. on November 8, 2019

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- The Medical Examiner's Office says the deaths of a 20-year-old man and woman found dead in a car near 22nd and Keefe Friday morning is being investigated as probable carbon monoxide poisoning. 

"They both together were just like inseparable, and she, like I said, was a very outgoing person, loved everybody she came across. She had a personality, she lit up the room," said Cassandra Ries, who knew the victims.

Autopsies will be done on Monday, Nov. 11.


Posted: 8:35 a.m. on November 8, 2019

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- An investigation is underway after two people were found dead inside a vehicle near 22nd and Keefe in Milwaukee on Friday morning, Nov. 8. 

Milwaukee police say they received the call just before 7:30 a.m. 

Attempts to revive the 20-year-old man and 20-year-old woman failed. 

Police say so far, foul play is not suspected. 

Autopsies will be performed to find out how they died. 

The investigation is ongoing. 

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