Gardner-Edgerton high school student killed in single-car crash when SUV hits tree

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JOHNSON COUNTY, Kan. — A teenager died Tuesday morning when after an SUV hit a tree at 207th and Moonlight Tuesday morning.

Officials say the second person in the vehicle has minor injuries. The crash occurred around 7:41 a.m.

Haylei Bell (Instagram)

While police had not released the victim’s identity, FOX 4 was able to confirm with her friends that the victim is a teenager named Hailei Bell who attends Gardner Edgerton High School.  Look for more from FOX 4’s Marcus Officer, who is developing the story for FOX4kc’s app, website and newscasts.