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Henry teens injured in fatal Trimble wreck

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Two Henry County teens were injured in a fatal wreck in Trimble County resulting in the death of a teenager from Bedford.

Kentucky State Police responded to an accident on U.S. 421 in Bedford at approximately 11:22 p.m.

Passenger Darian Davidson, 15, Bedford was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.

The driver Mark Bastin, 16, of New Castle was flown by Air Methods to the University of Louisville Hospital and remains in critical condition as of Tuesday.

Justin Russell, 17, of Smithfield was treated for minor injuries.

According to results from the initial investigation, Bastin was driving north on U.S. 421 when the vehicle left the highway and struck a tree. Everyone in the vehicle was wearing a seat belt and alcohol wasn’t a factor in the accident.

Accident reconstructionist Trooper Dusty Corbin is leading the ongoing investigation. Corbin was assisted by Trimble County’s EMS, Sheriff’s Department, Coroner and Bedford and Milton’s Fire and Rescue.