Teen dies in crash Wabaunsee County

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Kansas Highway Patrol is reporting a 18-year-old teen has died after a crash in Wabaunsee County.

The accident happened around 1 a.m. Sunday morning on K-99 , just one mile north of Alma. Troopers say the teen was driving north on K-99 when he drifted off of the highway, over-corrected, and then struck a utility pole. The victim was identified as Andrew Sopoci from Maple Hill. Investigators say Sopoci was not wearing a seat belt.

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