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Evansville teen dies in east side accident

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Officials say the accident happened near the intersection of Fickas Road and Green River Road. Officials say the accident happened near the intersection of Fickas Road and Green River Road.
Parker Hertel, 18, lost control of his vehicle on Fickas Road and hit a utility pole. Parker Hertel, 18, lost control of his vehicle on Fickas Road and hit a utility pole.

An Evansville teen has died and two others injured after an early morning single-vehicle accident on the east side.

Officials say it happened on Fickas Road, near Green River Road, around 2:00 Saturday morning.

The Vanderburgh County Coroner says 18-year-old Parker Hertel was driving on Fickas Road, lost control of his vehicle, and then hit a utility pole. 

Officials say Hertel was taken to St. Mary's where he later died. Two others were in the vehicle at the time of the accident and were also taken to the hospital. 

14 News is told the investigation is ongoing.

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