Teenager dies in Limestone County wreck

A 17-year-old boy died in a Limestone County wreck. Another teenager was injured.

Posted: Oct. 27, 2018 11:54 PM
Updated: Oct. 29, 2018 3:25 PM

A teenager died Saturday after losing control of his vehicle on East Limestone Road.

The crash happened at around 1:10 p.m. between Copeland Road and Mystic Dawn Road. The Elkmont teen lost control of his Nissan Maxima before hitting a concrete culvert.

The 17-year-old was not wearing a seatbelt. However, he was not ejected from the vehicle. Limestone County Coroner Mike West says the boy died of chest injuries.

A 16-year-old girl was also involved in the accident. She was airlifted to Huntsville Hospital. Her condition is unknown. 

The names of the teens have not been released.

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