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Teen killed when ejected in rollover crash

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WARREN COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A Warren County teenager was killed in a crash when ejected from his vehicle after taking a sharp turn on a gravel road.

Warren County Sheriff Martin Pace said 16-year-old Cannon Lampkin lost control of the Chevy Tahoe he was driving around 10:30 Friday night.

The single vehicle crash happened on Duncan Road, off Bovina Cut-Off Road.

Lampkin was not wearing a seat belt when the Chevy overturned.

He was trapped beneath the SUV.

Investigators said six other young people were also inside the vehicle, but no one else was seriously injured.

Lampkin was a student at Warren Central High School.

Sheriff Pace said this is the second fatal crash involving a student in the last two months.

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