Samuel Thomas Brownlow, 17 of Rome, was jailed this week after reports said he ran a stop sign and caused a wreck that resulted in the death of 58 year-old John Kenneth Henderson of Silver Creek.

Police said that Brownlow was traveling south on Jake Whorton Road in a Ford F150 when he failed to stop at a stop sign and hit Henderson who was driving a Nissan 350Z.

Brownlow is charged with vehicular homicide in the 2nd degree and running a stop sign.