A 15-year-old boy was killed and three other teenagers were injured when the car they were riding in plowed into a home in Aurora.It happened on the 2700 block of Hamman Way around 1:40 a.m. Tuesday.’
Police say one of the teens was speeding in his father’s 2012 Chevy Malibu on Stonebridge Road when he lost control on a curve, and hit a curb. The car went flying, flipped, and crashed into the house’s garage.
Devin Meadows, 15, was thrown from the vehicle, and pronounced dead at the scene. The driver and two other passengers suffered minor injuries. Meadows was in the backseat at the time of the crash, and was the only one in the car who did not have on a seat belt. Police said no one inside of the house was hurt.
Meadows was a sophomore at Metea Valley High School, and his friends gathered at the scene to remember him on Tuesday.
“He was a lot of everyone’s friend. And even if he wasn’t your friend, he was somebody to you,” said one girl.
“We’re just so sorry that we lost a friend. But, we’re cherishing everyone now because we realize that life can be short,” said another girl. Police say the driver does not have a license, and are questioning him about the accident