Qld teenager charged over fatal crash

Shae McDonald
AAP

A 19-year-old man has been charged following a fatal crash on the Sunshine Coast.

His male passenger, also 19, died when the car ran off Pacific Boulevard at Buddina and struck a tree on the evening of January 6.

The man was charged on Thursday with dangerous operation of a motor vehicle causing death and driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

He will appear in Maroochydore Magistrates Court on March 8.