Teen killed in Orange County accident

July 23, 2011 9:28:48 AM PDT
A deadly accident in Orange County has claimed the life of a teenage boy.

The crash happened just after midnight on Route 17 near Sands Road in the town of Wallkill.

Witnesses tell Eyewitness News that there were three teens in the speeding car when the driver lost control.

The vehicle then flipped into the opposite lane killing the driver.

People nearby who witnessed the accident helped pull the two passenger girls out of the car.

One girl was flown to Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla and the other was taken to Horton Hospital in Middletown.

State police are investigating the accident.