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Teen Killed, Another Arrested After Joyride

What police in eastern Kentucky say started as a joyride, ended with one teenager dead and another behind bars.

Police say a group of teens were speeding along a road near the Summit community of Boyd County on Tuesday morning, when the 15-year-old driver lost control.

The car hit a building and a utility pole, killing 14-year-old Tiara Phillips.

Police say the 15-year-old did not have a license. He's now charged with manslaughter and wanton endangerment.


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