Teen killed in Northport wreck identified

Kylee Whitson Web

Tuscaloosa County High School suffered another sudden loss of a student this week, this time a victim of a car crash on Tuesday.

Kylee Whitson was a TCHS senior and marching band member.

A family member set up a GoFundMe for funeral expenses today. If you’re interested in donating, click here.


One student is dead and two others are injured in the wake of a crash around 3 p.m. Tuesday in Northport.

The wreck happened on Rose Boulevard, Northport Police said, and the two injured teens were taken to DCH Regional Medical Center for treatment.

All of the victims have been identified as teens who were students at Tuscaloosa County High School, according to Tuscaloosa Patch, but their names and ages are still unknown.

The investigation is ongoing, and more information should be known today.

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