Police: 2 teens hurt in alcohol-related crash

PIKE CREEK, Del. (AP) - December 19, 2010

A Buick LeSabre crashed into a tree on Upper Pike Creek Road early Sunday.

Police say the driver, 19-year-old Jarrett Avena of Newark, was traveling northbound on Upper Pike Creek Road when he approached a curve in the roadway. He then traveled across the road and hit the tree.

Avena sustained a head injury and his female passenger had a broken ankle.

Police say alcohol and black ice are thought to be contributing factors in the accident. Charges are pending.

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