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Teen Dies In Johnston Car Crash

Posted October 7, 2005 10:28 a.m. EDT

— A teenager is dead after an early morning car crash in Johnson County.

Connie Tart Jr. was traveling westbound on Brogden Road when he lost control of the car and hit a ditch. Tart's car overturned and hit some trees.

The 19-year-old was ejected from the vehicle. He died on the scene.

Investigators say speed was a factor in the accident.