HOOVER AL, (WBRC) - Hoover Police are investigating an accident that took the life of a 17 year old girl from Homewood. Georgia Carolyn Rose Richards was killed in the accident around 11:45pm last night in the 2200 block of Rocky Ridge Road. Police say Richards was traveling east bound when her Saturn Ion hit a power pole and went into a ravine. Richards was the lone occupant of the car, there were no other injuries. She was pronounced dead on the scene.