A southern Maine teen is listed in critical condition at Maine Medical Center in Portland following a single-car accident that occurred over the weekend in Cape Elizabeth.
Police say the crash involving the 17-year-old Cape Elizabeth High School student occurred shortly after 5 a.m. Saturday on Old Ocean House Road.
The boy's 2006 BMW sedan failed to make a turn along a curve in the road and crashed into some trees. Police say he was wearing a seat belt at the time.
Police Chief Neil Williams says speed appears to have been a factor in the accident, but it's not yet known whether alcohol was involved.
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Cape Elizabeth High School was opened Sunday for students to meet for support.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.