Troopers: 19-year-old dies after hitting tree in York Co.

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YORK COUNTY, S.C. —

A 19-year-old man was killed when police said he crashed into a tree in York County.

Troopers said Michael Howard was driving on Russell Road around 10:30 p.m. when he lost control.

Howard was not wearing a seatbelt and was thrown from the car, police said.

Police said the crash occurred near Howard's home.