OFFICERS have launched an investigation into the circumstances of a fatal collision that occurred on Napton Road, Stockton last night (Thursday).
A 17 year old male died when the blue MG ZR he was driving from the Napton direction towards Stockton collided with a tree and overturned.
Four other people in the vehicle suffered shock and minor injuries and were taken by ambulance to University Hospital Coventry & Warwickshire for further treatment.
The accident happened at around 7.20pm.
Police are appealing for any witnesses to the collision to please call PC 1890 Christopher Scriven in the Major Investigation Unit Roads on 01926 415415.