Teen dies after losing control of car, hitting tree in Town of Russia
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 17:33:46 GMT —
A Poland teen was killed in a crash in the Town of Russia on Monday.
State Police say 18-year-old Alexander D. Batson was driving north on Beecher Road at an unsafe speed when he lost control of the car on a curve and hit a tree, re-entered the road and was unable to gain control, left the road again and hit a second tree.
A passenger in the vehicle was able to walk to a nearby home and call 911, troopers say.
Batson was pronounced dead at the scene.