2 bodies found in oil container

Men worked at Pinnacle Truck Trailer & Rail Facility

SAN ANTONIO – The bodies of two men in their 20s were found Tuesday morning at a commercial facility in south Bexar County.


Bexar County Sheriff's Office officials said the men were cleaning a crude oil container at Pinnacle Truck Trailer & Rail Facility in the 17600 block of Interstate State 35 South near Lytle, when they apparently were overcome by fumes.


Coworkers discovered the men's bodies inside the container around 10 a.m., sheriff's officials said.


The victims were pronounced dead at the scene.

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