The accident occurred around 2:29 p.m. in the 8100 block of 108th St. NE when a Honda Civic was heading west, lost control of his vehicle and then smashed into a tree.
The teen was pronounced dead at the scene. The two passengers, both teenage boys, were airlifted to Harborview Medical Center. One was seriously injured, the other did not experience life threatening injuries.
The actual cause of the fatal accident has not been determined. It is believed that speed played a role.
Davis Law Group sends sincere condolences to the friends and family of the victim. We wish the passengers a full recovery.