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Teen killed in Suwannee County crash

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Published: Mar. 29, 2021 at 8:40 AM EDT
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) — Troopers with the Florida Highway Patrol are investigating a single-vehicle crash that killed a 16-year-old boy.

According to troopers, the 16-year-old failed to stop at a stop sign at the intersection of US-27 and 37th Road east of Branford. As he proceeded through the intersection, troopers say he lost control of the vehicle and it rolled over on the side of the road, ejecting the teen from the vehicle.

Emergency crews at the scene pronounced the teen dead at the scene. FHP’s crash report indicates the crash happened around 12 a.m. Monday.

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