NE Kansas Teen Killed In Accident

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By: KAKE News Email

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December 31, 2012

An Atchison, Kansas teenager was killed when the car she was riding in left a highway and rolled into a pond. The accident happened late Sunday afternoon in Leavenworth.

The Kansas Highway Patrol said a car was eastbound on US Highway 73 when it started to drift to the left. The driver overcorrected to the right. The car then went off the highway, went through a fence and rolled into a pond.

Desirae Crossland, 15, died from her injuries. The driver, Felicity Crossland, 18, and a passenger, Kelsey Essig, 18, were taken to a hospital for treatment.


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