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      Teen driver hits tree, killed in west Toledo crash

      The car clipped a large tree in front of 440 Richards, where it flipped over and crashed into a utility pole.

      A Toledo teen died in crash after the vehicle hit a large tree and utility pole in west Toledo Sunday evening.

      Toledo Police said 18-year-old Theresa Brazzel was speeding in the northbound lanes of Richards Road before it went off the right side of the road shortly before 6 p.m.

      The car clipped a large tree in front of 440 Richards, where it flipped over and crashed into a utility pole.

      Toledo Police said Brazzel had not been wearing a seatbelt and was thrown from the vehicle.Emergency vehicles rushed her to The University of Toledo Medical Center, where she later died hours later from injuries sustained in the crash.

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