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LaGrange teen killed in one-car accident

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LAGRANGE, GA (WTVM) -  LaGrange Police tell News Leader 9 a 16-year-old girl died in a one-car accident early Sunday morning.

Police say just after midnight, Samantha Jones was driving a 2007 Nissan Maxima along Country Club Road near Pinetree Drive in LaGrange, GA.

We're told Jones was an 11th-grader at LaGrange Academy.

Preliminary reports indicate Jones may have lost control of her car and struck a large pine tree.

Jones died on the scene.

LaGrange Academy says grief counselors will be available to students.

News Leader 9 is following this story. We'll have the latest information as soon as it becomes available.

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