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SOUTH EUCLID -- A teenage girl has died after a single-car crash Saturday afternoon.

According to Police Sergeant Joe Mays, a car carrying 3 passengers was travelling on Telhurst Road when the car struck a tree and a pole.

The accident happened around 1 p.m.

16-year-old Karly Ciuprinskas was pronounced dead at the scene. She was a passenger in the car.

Two other occupants were transported to area hospitals. Their conditions are not known at this time.

Investigators say speed may have played a factor in the crash, however the crash is still under investigation.

The family says a memorial fund has been established in Karly's name at Huntington Bank.

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