Darke County deputies are investigating a crash that happened early Sunday morning that killed a 16-year-old from Troy.
According to a release from the sheriff’s office, Darke County deputies along with Arcanum Rescue, and Laura Fire Department responded to the 9500 block of SR571 on a single vehicle accident around 4 a.m.
Preliminary investigation revealed the teenager was traveling eastbound on SR571 when they failed to negotiate a curve crossing the center line before going off the left side of the roadway.
The vehicle overturned multiple times and came to rest on its side, the release said.
The teenager was pronounced dead at the scene.
The Darke County Accident Reconstruction Team and the Darke County Coroner’s Investigator was called to the scene for further investigation.
The accident remains under investigation at this time.
We will continue updating this story as we learn more.
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