Teenager killed in rural Washington County car crash

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WASHINGTON COUNTY, MO (KTVI)-  A 16-year old was killed in a single car crash near Potosi, MO, Friday morning. Harley Lawson was driving a Volkswagen Beetle on north Gobblers Knob Road 601 around 7:15am when she failed to negotiate a turn, over-corrected, and went off the road striking a tree.  She was pronounced dead at the scene.

Lawson was not wearing a seat belt.