Salisbury, NC (December 28, 2020) – On Sunday morning, December 27, a teen was killed and several others were injured in a fatal collision in Salisbury.
Police confirmed that the accident took place on an unidentified roadway in Salisbury when 18-year-old Alex Garcia was driving his SUV and lost control for reasons that are not yet known. His vehicle crashed into a tree, sustaining heavy damages.
Police confirmed that a total of three people were injured as a result of the accident. They were all transported to the hospital for treatment. One 16-year-old in the vehicle, who has not yet been identified, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Garcia has since been charged with death by motor vehicle, failing to maintain his lane, and more.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
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