An 18-year-old from Mineral is killed in an early morning accident in Spotsylvania County.
State police report that a car driven by Christopher P. McDaniel was headed south on Blaydes Corner Rd about 4:30 a.m. when it went off the left side of the road and struck a tree. The accident happened about a mile south of Partlow Rd.
McDaniel, who was wearing a seatbelt, died at the scene. He was the only person in the car.