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Teen arrested for 2009 fatal wreck

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CHATTANOOGA (WRCB) -- A Chattanooga teenager has been charged in connection with a 2009 accident that killed his friend.

Now 19, Trevor Burke is charged with vehicular homicide and reckless endangerment.

Police say he lost control of his vehicle rounding a curve on Ooltewah-Ringgold Road.

Burke hit a wooden fence, a guardrail and two street signs, before the vehicle flipped.

His passenger, 17-year-old Ryan Gill was killed.

Chattanooga Police say Burke was improperly charged as a juvenile and was recently indicted by the Hamilton County Grand Jury.

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