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Police: Rocky River student killed when driver over corrected, flipped vehicle

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A teen driver is being charged in connection to a Monday accident that left a 14-year-old girl dead, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police.

The incident happened just after 2:30 p.m. on the 4500 block of Camp Stewart Road in east Charlotte.

Police say that 18-year-old Dayron Warren was driving a 1994 Honda Passport when he went into a curve and lost control of the vehicle. The vehicle then slid sideways and flipped several times.

Warren, as well as a 14-year-old girl who officials say was in the front passenger seat, were both ejected from the SUV.

The girl was taken to Carolinas Medical Center – University where she was pronounced deceased. She was a freshman at Rocky River High School.

Warren and two other passengers were also taken to the hospital and are expected to be okay.

Police later charged Warren with misdemeanor death by motor vehicle and reckless driving.

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