Teenager dies when car goes off the road and overturns

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SEBREE, Ky (WEHT) – A teenage girl is dead following a traffic accident in Webster County.

Kentucky State Police were called to the scene on I-69 near the Sebree exit just after 8 p.m. Police say Jacob Guest, 19, of Evansville was driving north on I-69 during heavy rain when he lost control of the vehicle. The vehicle left the roadway and overturned multiple times before stopping on all four tires.

Guest and a juvenile passenger were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries. Another passenger, Jasmine Guest, 14, of Evansville, was pronounced dead at the scene.

A GoFundMe has been started to help the family pay for funeral costs.

(This story was originally published on March 26, 2021)

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