An early evening wreck Friday claimed the life of a Brent teenager.
Alabama State Troopers are investigating the accident that claimed the life of 16 year old Desmine Jaquari Phillips. The accident happened about 7:25 p.m. on Alabama highway 5 just outside of Brent.
According to troopers, Phillips lost control of his vehicle and crossed the roadway hitting another car head-on. He was not wearing a seatbelt. The driver of the other car is identified as James Harris of Marion, Alabama. He was transported to DCH medical center in Tuscaloosa with non-life threatening injuries.