David Paul Slade

David Paul Slade

A 17-year-old Montrose boy was killed in a single-vehicle accident in Ashley County early Saturday morning.

David Paul Slade was traveling south on Highway 160, one mile south of Highway 82, shortly before 5 a.m. when his Ford Focus ran off the right side of the highway. He overcorrected causing the vehicle to go back across the highway and run off the left side of the road and roll over, ejecting him from the vehicle, according to State Police.

The weather conditions were rainy and the road condition was wet.