14-year-old girl killed in rollover in West Jordan

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WEST JORDAN, Utah (ABC4 News) – A 14-year-old girl died after the car she was in rolled in West Jordan early Saturday morning.

According to West Jordan Police officer Jennifer Worthen, the crash happened at 1:15 a.m. near 7800 South 4800 West.

The car was occupied by five teenagers when the 17-year-old male driver hit the median and tried to recover when he hit the curb and rolled.

One of the passengers, who police said was not wearing her seat belt, was ejected and died on scene from her injuries.

Police have not determined what caused the driver to hit the median. The crash is still under investigation.

The driver was taken to the hospital as a precaution by a private party and the other teens were released on scene to their parents.

Friends and family have identified the girl as Jasmine Mariah Longshaw from Magna.

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