A rollover crash near Mission Valley left one local teenager dead early Sunday morning. The 14-year old victim was thrown from the vehicle as it rolled several times after the driver lost control. The teenager was declared dead at the scene of the rollover crash.The rollover crash occurred shortly after 2 a.m. on North Foothills Road and North Crow Road. Four other passengers were in the crash, all under the age of 16. All four victims were rushed to St. Joseph’s Hosptial in nearby Polson. The deceased victim was eventually identified as Ronan Middle School student Aliyah McCrea. McCrea was an 8th grade honor student at Ronan Middle School.Investigators with the Montana Highway Patrol said they believe the driver of the vehicle, a Nissan Sentra, lost control and drove into a ditch, sending the vehicle rolling over again and again. McCrea was thrown from the Sentra as it rolled over repeatedly. The remaining victims did not suffer life-threatening injuries from the rollover crash.The Montana Highway Patrol is currently investigating the cause of the rollovercrash, but they believe speed and underage drinking are likely to blame.If you’ve been hurt in an accident caused by the negligence of another person you will need an Advocate to help you through the legal aftermath. Our attorneys have helped thousands of accident victims all throughout Montana. Regardless of whether you live in Missoula, Great Falls, or Billings, the Montana Advocates can help you get back on the road to recovery. The Montana Advocates aren’t your run of the mill law firm. Our lawyers take pride in putting their clients needs first and foremost. Don’t wait to contact our office today. You can either call us (406) 272-6986 or you can chat online right now with a live lawyer from our homepage. You deserve an Advocate!
About Anthony Johnson
Anthony Johnson is a copywriter for the Advocates. He has a Master of Fine Arts from the University of Washington and writes short stories in his free time. His hobbies include running, hiking, and reading.