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www.wmfd.com - A 16-year-old girl from Mount Gilead was killed in a one-vehicle accident Thursday afternoon on County Road 46 between State Route 19 and Township Road 97 in Morrow County. }}" />

   
 
 
Teen Killed In One-Car Crash

Story By: Greg Heindel

 

 

 
 
 
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  Original Published: 7/27/2012

A 16-year-old girl from Mount Gilead was killed in a one-vehicle accident Thursday afternoon on County Road 46 between State Route 19 and Township Road 97 in Morrow County.

The Highway Patrol says Kristen Peters was driving southbound when her car went off the right side of the road, hit a utility pole, and overturned.

She was taken to Morrow County Hospital where she later died of her injuries.

Her two passengers, 15-year-old Kylie Hipp and 16-year-old James Welshans of Galion, were taken to taken to Grant Medical Center in Columbus with serious injuries.

Peters was wearing a seat belt. Welshans was not, and was ejected from the car.

   
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