Two women died when their SUV went off the road in Taylor.
It happened near Carlos Parker Boulevard and Edmond Street sometime between midnight and 1a.m..
Taylor Police say Brandie Rhoades, 40, of Taylor and Martinique Daenzer, 30, of Elgin died in the crash.
Investigators say no one witnessed the crash but they believe speed played a role.
This is Taylor's third fatal collision this year. In 2012 they had none.
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