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A teenager is killed in a head-on crash in Johnson County

An 18 year old teenager has died from injuries involved with a head-on crash on Friday near Sitka. The victim in the crash was identified as 18 year old Casey Roger Mollett Jr., Kentucky State police say information obtained at the scene indicates that a vehicle crossed the centerline of Ky Route 201 and struck a motorcycle operated by Mollett. The Johnson County Coroner pronounced Mollett dead at the scene. Johnson County sheriff Dwayne Price also stated that alcohol could have been a factor in the crash, and that DUI charges could be pending against the driver of the car. Police are continuing to investigate.

Filed under: Johnson Co. | Car Accidents | Police investigate | Around the region


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