17-year-old driver killed on snowy road

17-year-old driver killed on snowy road

GREEN, OH (WOIO) - A 17-year-old girl died in a single car accident on Valentine's Day in the City of Green.

According to the Summit County Sheriff's Office Crash Investigation Unit the crash occurred around 5:28 p.m. on South Main Street near the intersection of Samoa Drive.

The teen driver was operating a 2006 Chevrolet Cavalier when she lost control in the snowy road conditions and struck a tree.

The 17-year-old resident of Rootstown, was pronounced dead at the scene.

South Main Street was closed for two hours after the incident.

Investigators say she was wearing a seat belt.

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