A TEENAGE boy has been charged over a horror crash that claimed the life of a 17-year-old girl in Dulong.
The accident happened on March 27, when a car travelling northbound along Dulong Road left the roadway and crashed into a tree around 11.30pm.
Emergency services managed to free the alleged 17-year-old male driver from the wreckage as well as the passenger, a 17-year-old girl.
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Both were transported to Sunshine Coast University Hospital in a critical condition, however sadly, the girl passed away en route.
Following investigations, a 17-year-old Woombye boy was issued with a Notice To Appear for driving without due care and attention.
Police say he will be dealt with under the provisions of the Youth Justice Act.