Fatal Car Crash in Providence
Providence — A local community is in mourning after a 17-year-old girl was killed when the teenager she was riding with lost control of his pickup truck while passing a car and crashed into a telephone pole.
The Saratoga County Sheriff’s Office says Noelle Johnsen of Ballston Spa was in a vehicle driven by 18-year-old Brian Vecchio around 10:30 Saturday night when the accident happened in the town of Providence.
Johnsen died at Saratoga Hospital. Vecchio was hospitalized at Albany Medical Center. The driver of the other vehicle and a passenger were treated at the scene.
Police say the investigation is ongoing and charges are pending.