Teenager dies in early morning crash

POSTED: 5:17 PM Dec 24 2013   UPDATED: 6:41 AM Nov 22 2013

UPDATE: Johnson City Police tell us that 19-year-old Sidney Crandall was driving on Carroll Creek Road when they say he left the road while going around a curve Friday morning.

They tell us the vehicle overturned and Crandall was thrown from the vehicle. He died on scene.

JCPD says speed and alcohol appear to be factors in the crash, but they will continue to investigate.


Johnson City Police are investigating a deadly crash.

Dispatchers tell News 5, the crash happened on Carroll Creek Road at Emerald Chase Road just after one o'clock Friday morning. 

We're told only one vehicle was involved. There is one confirmed fatality.

Police are still investigating what happened in that crash.  News 5 will report the latest facts as they become available.