Lebanon County teen dies in single vehicle accident

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NORTH LEBANON TOWNSHIP, LEBANON COUNTY, PA. — A Lebanon County teen is dead and three others injured after a single vehicle crash on Saturday night.

North Lebanon Township Police say they responded to Kochenderfer Road and Sholly Avenue around 11:15 p.m. for a report of a vehicle that crashed into a tree. When they arrived, the found that the vehicle lost control on the wet roadway and slid sideways into a tree.

Police say the driver, Ian J. Smith, 17, of Lebanon died from his injuries. Smith’s identity was confirmed by the Lebanon County Coroner’s Office. Three others were injured and required mechanical extraction. Everyone in the vehicle was taken to Hershey Medical Center for treatment.

North Lebanon Township Police Department is still investigating the crash.