1 dead, another Helena car accident
A fatal north of Helena crash that occurred on Monday, September 6, 2021 around 10:53 a.m. left one teenager dead and one other injured.
According to authorities, the crash took place along Diamond Springs Drive in the North Helena Valley.
Trooper Amanda Villa said the crash occurred when a vehicle with two teen occupants made a turn on high rate of speed, causing the vehicle to flip over.
The 19-year old female driver was confirm dead at the scene of the crash while 14-year old female passenger was transported to o St. Peter’s Health in Helena with unknown degree of injuries.
None of the vehicle occupant was wearing seatbelt when the crash occurred, says Villa.
Villa further added that alcohol or drugs were not believed to be factors that contributed to the crash.