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Gazette Premium Content Alcohol suspected in fatal wreck involving teen in Colorado Springs

By Jessica Allison, The Gazette - Updated: July 28, 2013 at 4:34 pm

A Colorado Springs teenager died Sunday morning after a rollover crash.

Colorado Springs police said the wreck, just east of South Academy Boulevard near Chapman Drive and Academy Park Loop, was reported at 6:50 a.m. Sunday. A 17-year-old male was the only occupant of the vehicle, which was northbound on Chapman Drive when it left the road and rolled at least once.

The driver was transported to a local hospital, where he died, police said. Alcohol is suspected to be a factor in the crash.

No other vehicles were involved and no one else was injured.

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