Teen dies in Suffolk car crash

Teen dies in Suffolk car crash

Savannah Scheil

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by 13News

WVEC.com

Posted on April 22, 2013 at 4:40 PM

Updated Monday, Apr 22 at 9:53 PM

Teen dies in Suffolk crash

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SUFFOLK--  Police have identified the victim of a fatal car crash that happened over the weekend in Suffolk.

Police say 17-year-old Savannah Scheil of Windsor, Virginia died Sunday after the Hyundai Accent she was driving left the road and struck a tree.

Police responded to a vehicle on fire in the 3700 block of Lake Prince Road around 11 p.m. Sunday.

Scheil was pronounced dead at the scene. 

The crash remains under investigation. 

Scheil worked at a frozen yogurt restaurant called "Sweet Frog" on Main Street in Suffolk.  A posting on the restarant's Facebook page Monday said that all sales made Tuesday would be given to Scheil's family.

The store was also taking donations for her family. .

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