Authorities have identified all five of the teenagers who died when a vehicle charged over a guard rail on the I-5 and erupted in flames early Saturday.
Jennifer Bahena, 14, of Laguna Hills; Jennifer Campos, 15, of Aliso Viejo; and Matthew Ivan Melo, 15, of Mission Viejo died of multiple blunt force trauma injuries as a result of the collision, according to a statement late Wednesday morning from the Orange County Sheriff's Department.
A cause of death for Brandon Alejandro Moreno, 14, of Mission Viejo, and Alejandro Sotelo, 14, of San Juan Capistrano was still pending.
The California Highway Patrol said earlier that the driver of the car, identified as 16-year-old Bradley Morales, was unlicensed. Morales suffered a skull fracture and an epidural hematoma in the crash and was recovering from surgery as of Sunday.
No further information was being provided.