A 17-year-old boy is dead after a vehicle crash just south of Fargo.

A 17-year-old boy is dead after a vehicle crash just south of Fargo.

The Highway Patrol did not immediately identify the victim, who was found dead at the scene shortly after noon on Tuesday.

Authorities say the car the teen was driving failed to negotiate a curve on a rural road, went into the ditch, down an embankment and struck a tree. The date and time of the crash was not immediately determined.