Police: 18-year-old killed in alcohol-related crash


FLOYD Co., Va. (WSET) - State Police say an 18-year-old died in a crash Friday night.

Police say Zachary Quesenberry, of Willis, 21, was driving south on Route 730 about a tenth of a mile south of Route 749.

They say he ran off the left side of the road, then crossed the road, hitting several trees around 7:20 p.m.

They say Quesenberry was wearing a seat belt and was taken to Roanoke Memorial Hospital for treatment.

They say the passenger in the car, Morgan D. Phillips, 18, of Indian Valley, was not wearing a seat belt and died at the scene.

Police believe alcohol was a contributing factor in the crash, and say charges are pending.

They say the crash is under investigation.

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