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Texas A&M defensive lineman Polo Manukainiu killed in car accident

There is some sad news to report this morning. Early Tuesday morning, news surfaced that Texas A&M Aggies defensive lineman Polo Manukainiu has been killed in a car accident. Manukainiu was driving back to Texas when the fatal accident took place. Utah freshman Gaius Vaenuku was also killed in the crash.

Details on what happened are scarce, but social media is flooding with positive thoughts and prayers for the young man’s family.

From Mark Passwaters:

The 19-year-old standout from Euless Trinity High Sschool was a four-star prospect by ESPN and 247sports.com.

We send our deepest condolences to the families affected by the tragedy as they go through this very difficult time.

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