SHELBY COUNTY, Al. (WIAT)- Alabama State Troopers are investigating a single car accident that claimed the life of a 16-year-old teen from Chelsea.
The accident happened around 6:50pm Saturday while the teen was travelling in a 2002 Mitsubishi Galant along County Road 55 in Shelby County, 3.5 miles North of Columbiana.
The victim has been identified as Nicholas William Hill.
The cause of this accident has yet to be determined, but officials say that speed was a factor.