Rogers High School student killed in Lauderdale County crash

Rogers High School student killed in Lauderdale County crash
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LAUDERDALE, COUNTY, AL - (WAFF) - A two-vehicle crash claimed the life of a Killen teen just after 7:30 on Tuesday morning.

A school administrator at Rogers High School confirmed the 17-year-old female was a student there.

The administrator told WAFF that some after school activities were canceled following the news. Extra counselors were also brought in for grieving students.

Investigators tell us, the teenage girl was killed when the 2007 Chevrolet Malibu she was driving was struck by a 2002 Ford F-150.

She was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the pickup was not injured.

The crash occurred at the intersection of County Road 144 and County Road 25, which is nine miles north of Killen.

Alabama State Troopers continue to investigate.

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