Warsaw teen dies in crash

Posted by Trina Kinstler - email

JONESVILLE, KY (FOX19) -- Kentucky State Police are investigating a fatal accident involving a teenager.

The accident happened Wednesday around 4:30 p.m. in the 11600 block of Jonesville Road.

Police say a 16-year-old male from Dry Ridge failed to negotiate a curve and lost control of his vehicle, then struck a tree. A 17-year-old passenger, of Warsaw, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver was air lifted to University of Kentucky Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The accident remains under investigation. The identities of the victims have not been released.