Teenager identified as fatality victim, DOT truck involved

Teenager identified as fatality victim, DOT truck involved

State troopers have new information regarding a car fatality, involving a State Department of Transportation vehicle.

The wreck happened on Lawrence County Highway 20 between Hillsboro and Courtland at around 10:00 a.m.

Michael Langham, 17, of Leighton died at the scene.

Langham was in a white vehicle heading east in the inside lane when he ran into the back of a DOT truck.

Langham's car swerved over two lanes of traffic and flipped upside down in a ditch on the other side of the road.

The driver of the DOT truck was not injured.

East bound traffic was blocked for nearly three hours while state troopers investigated.