Student dies in crash near Castle View High School

9NEWS @ 9. 9/20/2016

CASTLE ROCK - A Castle View High School student died in a three-car crash Tuesday morning about a quarter-mile from the school. 

Kyra Connolly, 17, was killed in the wreck. 
The preliminary investigation shows Connolly was driving on the wrong side of the road when her vehicle sideswiped another car, and then collided head-on with a Douglas County School District delivery truck. 
What caused Connolly to cross to the wrong side of the road is still under investigation.

The delivery truck driver was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, but has since been released. The third driver was not injured.

The crash happened just after 10 a.m. near Butterfield Crossing Drive and North Sungold Lane.

What caused the wreck remains under investigation.

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