From The Tribune staff reports
BLOUNT COUNTY — A single-vehicle crash that occurred Thursday, Sept. 29, at approximately 5 p.m., has claimed the life of a juvenile.
An 18-year-old was fatally injured when the 2006 Ford F150 they were driving left the roadway and overturned. The teen, who was not using a seat belt at the time of the crash, was ejected and pronounced deceased at the scene.
The crash occurred on New Harmony Road, near Finis Murphree Road, approximately three miles north of Summit, in Blount County. Nothing further is available as Troopers with the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency’s (ALEA) Highway Patrol Division continue to investigate.