DA: 15-Year-Old Girl Was Driving At Time Of Crash In Wayne Count

DA: 15-Year-Old Girl Was Driving At Time Of Crash In Wayne County

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Wayne County, Pa.-There are new developments in the deadly crash that killed three Council Rock High School South students.

The DA in Wayne County, where the accident happened, says a 15-year-old unlicensed was behind the wheel at the time of the crash.

Four boys from Council Rock South and two teenage girls were in the 2001 Chevy Suburban Saturday morning. Witnesses say the vehicle was speeding just before the wreck.

According to Wayne County DA, the 15-year-old driver is from New York and the vehicle is registered to her father.

According to authorities, the girl and another teenage girl picked up the boys and went to breakfast. They were returning at the time of the accident, police say. Cullen Keffer, Ryan Lesher and Shamus Digney were killed in the crash. Three others occupants, including the driver were injured, but since have been released from the hospital.

A vigil was held at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday at Council Rock South to help students, faculty and staff deal with the unimaginable tragedy.

Funerals for the three victims are planned for the next few days.

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