Teen killed after crashing into tree

June 8, 2011 7:18:50 PM PDT
New Castle County Police are presently investigating a single car crash that has claimed the life of a 19-year-old Newark teen.

The accident occurred around 6:30 p.m. at the 400 block of Upper Pike Creek Road near Linden Hill Road.

Police say the teen, identified as Paul Catanach, lost control of his vehicle and crashed into a tree.

Catanach was pronounced dead at the scene.

The crash remains under investigation.