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A teenager dies in the hospital after a rollover crash


An 18-year-old has died after getting into a rollover accident in Killeen Saturday morning.

Killeen police confirmed Sunday evening 18 year old Jacob Jones has died after getting in a rollover crash just before 3:00 Saturday morning.

When police got to the scene on Becker Rd they found two people lying on the roadway and three others trapped inside a 2004 Land Rover Discovery.

Police say the SUV was going north on Becker Rd. when it failed to negotiate the curve. It then drove on the sidewalk and hit two mailboxes. The Land Rover continued northbound until it rolled over and ejected two people from the car.

Jones and a woman were both in critical condition at Scott & White Hospital. Two other passengers inside the car were taken to Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries. Police have not released any details on the status of the other passengers.

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