BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A 17-year-old was killed in a single-car crash Monday afternoon in Mid City.
Police say Samuel Barth was driving southbound on Jefferson Highway at a high rate of speed, lost control in a curve, hit a power pole and overturned.
This crash happened near Town Center.
Barth was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police do not believe alcohol was a factor in the crash.
The crash is still under investigation.