North Carolina Teen Killed in Pittsylvania County Crash

Pittsylvania Co., VA- A North Carolina teenager is dead after a car accident in Pittsylvania County Friday night.

State Police say it happened around 5:15 p.m. on Route 863. We're told Kenneth Wayne Carter of Mayodan, NC was driving northbound when he ran into a deer. The deer came through the vehicle's windshield on the passenger side, hitting 13-year-old Mason Wayne Carter.

Mason was taken to Danville Regional Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead. Police say he was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash.