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Benton County crash claims life of teen

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BENTON COUNTY (KWWL) - An 18-year-old man died in a crash early Thursday morning in Benton County.

It happened just before 1:15 a.m. on 33rd Ave. Dr., north of 59th St. Tr, about 3.5 miles west of Center Point.

The Benton County Sheriff's Department says the 19-year-old driver, Brandon Hundley, lost control of his 2006 Ford Ranger, went off the road and hit a tree.

Hundley and 18-year-old Shelby Usher, both of Vinton, were taken to a hospital.  Their condition is unknown.

18-year-old man, Jarin Janey of Shellsburg, died from injuries sustained in the crash.


The accident remains under investigation.

Online producer:  Adam Amdor

 

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