Singer Frank Ocean's Brother Killed in Fiery Crash in Thousand Oaks

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Grammy-winning singer Frank Ocean's 18-year-old brother and another young man were both killed when a car they were in crashed into a tree in Thousand Oaks. 

Ryan Breaux, and the teen's classmate  Ezekiel “Zeek” Bishop, 20, were in a Tesla when the car appeared to run off Westlake Boulevard around 1:40 a.m. Sunday morning, according to ABC News

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Although has not yet been determined who was behind the wheel at the time of the accident, the car was driving south near Skelton Canyon when it eft the road and smashed into a tree in the center median.

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According to the Ventura County Sheriff's deputies, the car was engulfed in flames when they arrived on the scene.

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Breaux and Bishop, both members of the Oaks Christian High School Class of 2019, were pronounced dead on the scene. 

“The speed limit is north of 45 mph,” Deputy Wendell Campbell told KTLA. “It’s a nice big stretch of road, so sometimes people do pick up speed.”