Two die, teen injured in wreck Saturday night in Great Falls

Two people died and a teen suffered life-threatening injuries in a wreck Saturday night in Great Falls.

Benjamin Wenger, 26, of Annandale, and Abigail Ryan, 23, of Great Falls, died at the scene, according to a Fairfax County police statement. A 15-year-old female passenger in the backseat is being treated at a local hospital.

Wenger was driving a white 2018 Infiniti Q50 around 7 p.m., heading west in the 10500 block of Beach Mill Road near Spring Vale. It appears the car left the roadway in a northbound direction, crossed back over the road toward the south and struck a tree, according to detectives.

Anyone who might have witnessed this crash is asked to call the CRU witness line at 703-280-0543. You can also contact Crime Solvers electronically by visiting

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