SHAWNEE COUNTY, Kan. — A 12-year-old Olathe boy died in a crash in a rural area southeast of Topeka early Sunday morning.

The Shawnee County Sheriff announced Landon S. Turner was killed around 12:30 a.m. According to the Sheriff, the driver of the car Turner was riding in lost control. The car went into a ditch, hit a culvert, and rolled several times.

Landon was sitting in the front seat and was ejected from the car, according to deputies.

The driver, 19-year-old Dalton V. Turner of Berryton, Kansas, was seriously injured in the crash and is hospitalized.

Their cousin confirms with FOX4 the two were brothers.

Investigators said the crash remains under investigation.

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