15-Year-Old Killed, 2 Other Teens Injured In Rogers County Crash
ROGERS COUNTY, Oklahoma - A 15-year-old is dead and two other teens are injured after a rollover crash in Rogers County.
The crash happened on a rural road outside Chelsea where the community was saddened by the crash, calling it a tragedy, even if they didn’t know the teens directly.
Orange paint marks the road where the three teens crashed early Monday morning.
Investigators said 15-year-old Jeremiah Nelson was ejected from the vehicle and killed. They said two other teens – 17-year-old Omar Nofal and 14-year-old Mason Sullivan - were hurt and had to be flown to area hospitals with serious injuries.
The crash scene appears to show the Jeep Liberty going off the road into trees, twice.
Family and friends of Jeremiah took to social media after the crash saying things like, "RIP Jeremiah. You're already missed by so many."
A Go Fund Me page has been set up by a friend of the family to raise money for funeral expenses.
According to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol report, the cause of the crash is unknown.
At this point, the report also does not say who was driving the vehicle at the time of the crash.