16-year-old killed in Saratoga Springs crash

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SARATOGA SPRINGS, Utah (ABC4) – A 16-year-old boy is dead after a crash in Saratoga Springs.

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According to Assistant Chief Bill Robertson with the Saratoga Springs Police Department, the crash happened as the 16-year-old was turning left onto Harvest Hill Boulevard.

The teen has been identified as Ammon Blake.

As Blake was turning left, a 28-year-old driver ran a red light while driving southbound on Redwood Road, striking the teen’ss car. Blake was pronounced dead at the scene, police say.

The 28-year-old was taken to the hospital in critical condition.

Police believe that the 28-year-old was driving erratically and a road rage incident may have occurred before the crash.

An investigation into the crash is ongoing.

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