Belleville West Student Dies In Car Crash On Saturday

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BELLEVILLE, IL (KTVI) – Belleville West High school students return to class mourning the death of one of their peers.

Stephen Zehner, 18 died early Saturday morning after the vehicle he was driving veered off the road and rolled into a field.

His passenger, 15-year-old Megan Webb, is listed in critical condition.

Grief counselors will be on hand at the school to help students and teachers.