by NBC Montana Staff
ARLEE, Mont. — A 17-year-old boy from Arlee is dead after a vehicle crash on Theresa Adams Lane in Arlee Friday morning.
According to the Montana Highway Patrol report, the driver was traveling southbound in a Dodge Dart and missed a left curve at 2:44 p.m.
The Dodge Dart drove off a steep embankment, went into the air and turned over.
The vehicle continued overturning down the embankment and stopped on the roof.
On scene, troopers found the driver was ejected from the vehicle to the south.
The passenger, a 19-year-old Arlee man, was found seat belted in the vehicle.
The passenger was taken to St. Patrick Hospital to treat his injuries.
Officials say the driver was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the accident.