What happened to the Curtis brothers' parents in The Outsiders?

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linda-allen eNotes educator| Certified Educator

The Curtis brothers are Darry, Sodapop, and Ponyboy. Their parents died in a car crash, and 20-year-old Darry gave up a football scholarship to take care of his brothers.

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gidget09 | Student

the same exact thing that teacher said but i thought he took a colledge scholarship

jsmith22 | Student

The curtis brothers' parents died in a carcrash and left darry to look after ponyboy and sodapop.

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