UPDATE: Third Teen Riding Off-Road Vehicle Dies From Injuries

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COLUMBIA, Ky. (AP) – Kentucky State Police say a third teen from Columbia has died from injuries following a crash involving an off-road vehicle and a pickup truck in Adair County.

Police said in a news release that 14-year-old Raquel Anyega died Wednesday morning at the University of Kentucky Medical Center. She was a passenger in an off-road vehicle driven by 15-year-old Macie Drake. Police say Drake failed to stop at an intersection and collided with the pickup truck.

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Drake and another passenger, 15-year-old Abby Gail Curry, were pronounced dead at the scene.

The pickup’s driver, 52-year-old Randell Gabehart of Knifley, was treated and released from a hospital.

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10-29-16 9:18 p.m.

Police say two teenage girls are dead after a crash last night between a pickup truck and a four-wheeler. Macie Drake and Abby Gail Curry were both 15 and from Columbia.

Police say Drake was driving the four-wheeler near the Casey County Line and didn’t stop at an intersection, riving instead right into where the pickup truck was heading.

Police say 52-year-old Randell Gabehart  was driving the truck. He was taken to the hospital, treated, and released.

There was one other passenger on the four-wheeler, 14 year-old Raquel Anyesa.

Police say she fell off the four wheeler and was flown to UK Hospital where she is in critical condition.