RIDGEFIELD - Ridgefield police say a 16-year-old girl died early this morning when her car crashed head-on into a tree.

Police say the accident happened just before 4 a.m. on Keeler Drive. According to investigators, driver Jacqueline Brice died almost instantly in the collision.

Friends say Brice didn't have a driver's license, but had just dropped a friend off in the neighborhood.

Police would not comment on whether or not the teen had a driver's license.