19-year-old Topeka teen killed after one-vehicle crash

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TOPEKA (KSNT) – A 19-year-old Topeka woman was killed Tuesday when her vehicle collided with a barrier wall on the Kansas Turnpike.

Chelsie Randel, 19, of Topeka, was driving westbound on I-70 when the 2002 Jeep she was driving left the road, drove on the outside shoulder of the road, hit a guardrail, went across the westbound lanes, and hit the inside barrier wall. Randel was ejected from the vehicle when the Jeep rolled several times.

The crash happened on I-70 in Leavenworth County.

Randel was not wearing a seatbelt according to the Kansas Highway Patrol crash logs.

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