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Mayfield teen killed in Christmas Day crash while on his way to family gathering

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GRAVES COUNTY, KY (KFVS) -

A Mayfield teen on his way to a family gathering in Symsonia, Ky. was killed in a crash Sunday evening in Graves County.

His passenger, a cousin, was seriously hurt.

Kentucky State Police say Ivan Sanchez, 18, missed a curve while traveling on KY 131 in Symsonia.

The car crossed Lisa Lane, hit a tree, and came to a stop in a homeowner's yard.

Sanchez died at the scene.

His 16-year-old cousin was flown to a hospital in Nashville, Tennessee with life-threatening injuries.

Troopers say both teens were wearing seat belts.

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