A 16-year-old has been charged after a fatal accident in Ayden Friday. 

Jesus Angel-Sanchez was charged with misdemeanor death by motor vehicle and a stop sign violation. 

Angel-Sanchez was driving south on Pleasant Plain Road when he ran a stop sign and hit a car on Old Snow Hill Road, according to Ayden police Chief Barry Stanley.

The other car flipped upside down and landed in a ditch. 

Albert Toler, 74, the driver of the other car, was taken to Vidant Medical Center and pronounced dead.

Stanely told 9 On Your Side people are using the intersection to cut around construction from the Southwest Bypass project.