Allen County Fatal Accident

An accident in Allen County leaves one teenager dead.

The accident happened when 19-year-old Jamie Rich of Scottsville was westbound on Britni Drive.

Rich attempted to cross an intersection and failed to see another car traveling southbound driven by 16-year-old Kenneth Dykes, Jr.

Dykes attempted to avoid colliding with Rich's car by braking and steering toward the median, but ended up colliding with Rich's driver-side door.

Rich was pronounced dead at the scene by the Allen County coroner.

Both of the drivers were wearing seatbelts.