This morning students returned to a Southern Kentucky High School without one of their classmates.
17 year old Carmen Howell died in a weekend crash on Highway 490, near Jackson Road, in East Bernstadt.
She was a senior at North Laurel High.
Grief counselors are at the school for Howell's classmates Monday.
Her family tells 27 NEWSFIRST that she wanted to pursue a career in photography when she graduated this summer.