TUSCALOOSA COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) — A single-vehicle crash that occurred Saturday night in Tuscaloosa County has left two teenagers dead.
According to Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, a 17-year-old, from Vance, was injured when the Nissan Maxima they were driving left the roadway and struck a ditch around 10:25 p.m. The juvenile was transported to a local hospital, where they died from their injuries. A 17-year-old passenger in the Nissan, from Tuscaloosa, was also injured and pronounced dead at the scene.
Two other passengers, a 17-year-old and 18-year-old were injured and transported to local hospitals for treatment. None of the four individuals were wearing seat belts at the time of the crash.
The crash occurred on Alabama 69 near the 136 mile-marker, approximately five miles south of Tuscaloosa, in Tuscaloosa County.