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High school student in Berks County killed, brother injured in crash

Written by The Associated Press | May 25, 2017 11:25 AM
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(Reading) -- Counselors are at a Pennsylvania school after a high school junior was killed and his younger brother was injured in a crash.

Oley Valley High School identified the driver as Preston Rowe.

Police say the 17-year-old was driving Wednesday near the boys' home in Berks County when he crashed into several trees.

Rowe was pronounced dead at the scene. His 16-year-old brother was taken to a hospital for treatment. A hospital spokeswoman told The Reading Eagle he is in good condition.

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