Epworth teenager killed in accident on A161 near Crowle
A 19-year-old Epworth man died and a 20-year-old man from Epworth was injured when the car they were travelling in left the road on the A161 near Crowle.
The incident happened at about 3.20am yesterday (Sunday September 16) when the black Renault Clio was heading towards Crowle.
For reasons as yet unknown, the car left the road and came to rest against an outbuilding at Little Hirst Farm.
The driver of the car was the 19-year-old, who suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.
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The 20-year-old was in the front passenger seat and sustained facial injuries and seat belt bruising.
He was taken to Scunthorpe General Hospital and detained overnight for observation.
The road was closed for some time to allow collision investigators to examine the scene and to enable the recovery of the Renault Clio.
It re-opened shortly before noon.
Police are investigating the incident and are seeking witnesses.
Anyone with information that may assist police is asked to call them on 101, referring to log 143 of 16 September 2012.