Teen Dies After Being Hit By A Car

Posted at 10:26 AM, Jul 21, 2013
and last updated 2013-07-21 13:32:30-04

NORTH PLAINS TOWNSHIP, Mich- A teenage girl died early Sunday morning after being hit car in rural Ionia County.

According to the Michigan State Police, 17-year-old Kelsey Lynn Megliola from Mason, Michigan was walking on Jessup Road around 2 a.m. Sunday morning when she was struck and killed by a silver two door Chevy Cavalier. The driver of the Chevy Cavalier, a 19-year-old from Grand Ledge, Michigan was arrested at the scene.

Alcohol is believed to be a factor in this crash.

The crash is still under investigation.