Delanta Clark killed on Brandywine Road in Clinton

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A 17-year-old man was killed in a single-car crash in Brandywine Wednesday afternoon, police say.

The crash happened at about 3 p.m. Wednesday in the 11900 block of Brandywine Road, Prince George's County Police officials say. When first responders arrived, they found the teenager dead at the scene.

The deceased is identified as{ }Delanta Clark.

An investigation into the crash revealed that the driver lost control of his car, left the road and hit a tree. Authorities are not sure why the teen lost control of the vehicle.

WATCH: ABC7's Robert Lyles has much more on the story. He talks with Clark's father and his friends at Surrattsville High School.

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