For one Northern Virginia community, the surge in teen driving deaths across the Washington area hits especially close to home.
Yolanda Meffert visits the site where her son Derek Meffert, a Battlefield High School student, died last year in August in a car accident. "Derek was a wonderful son," says Meffert, who moved to Haymarket with her family from California three years ago. "I come and visit him here at this place where he died twice every day to talk to him," she says. Astrid Riecken/For The Washington Post Buy Photo