Watertown school, community mourn teen killed in crash

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Watertown residents are grieving the loss of a teenager who was killed in a car crash.

Police say 17-year-old Vincent Cammarata died after a crash in Plymouth at the intersection of Town Hill Road and Cross Road early Saturday morning.

The vehicle hit a tree, killing Cammarata and injuring seven others, all either current or former Watertown High School students.

The school set up counseling and grief support services Monday.

Watertown High principal Paul Jones says Cammarata's death is one of the hardest things he's ever had to deal with as an administrator. He says Cammarata was an engaging person.

"Vinny was a great young man, very intelligent, very smart and had great relationships with the people who knew him," says Jones.

Police have not released the names of the other victims in the car who suffered serious injuries. They say they're still trying to figure out what caused the crash.  

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