Leavenworth teen killed in MO wreck  

(KNZA)--A Leavenworth teenager was killed Saturday night in a three-vehicle wreck in western Missouri.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports 18-year-old Landon Vaughn was driving eastbound on I-70, about five miles east of Marshall Junction, when his car traveled off the roadway.

The vehicle traveled through the median cables and spun into oncoming traffic where was struck by two westbound semi tractor-trailers.

The Patrol says Vaughn was ejected from his car. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

One of the semi drivers and his passenger were transported for hospitalized treatment of suspected minor injuries. The other semi driver was not injured.

The wreck was reported shortly after 8:30 Saturday night.

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