Boaz teen killed in car crash, driver and passenger injured

A single-vehicle crash claimed the life of a Boaz teen.{} It happened at 2:30 p.m. Friday on Mountain View Drive five miles north of Attalla.{} Officials with the Alabama Department of Public Safety says Christian Ogle, 17, was a passenger in the car when it left the roadway and struck an embankment.{}

Ogle died the next day from his injuries at Huntsville Hospital.{} Officials say he was not wearing a seat belt.{} The driver, Cameron Wheeler, 18, was injured and taken to Gadsden Regional Hospital.{} A second passenger, age 15, was also injured and taken to Huntsville Hospital.{}

The conditions of the driver and second passenger are not known at this time.{} Alabama State Troopers continue to investigate.

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