Powhatan teen killed in Albemarle Co. wreck

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ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A 16-year-old boy from Powhatan was killed in a single-vehicle accident in Albemarle County earlier this week.

According to the Albemarle County Police Department, 16-year-old Andrew Jared McKee of Powhatan was driving a 2001 Honda Odyssey minivan westbound in the 3200 block of Richmond Road when he ran off the right side and hit a tree. McKee was pronounced dead at the scene.

The wreck remains under investigation, although it appears speed and driver inexperience could be factors in the crash, according to police.

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