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CAMERON, Mo – A Cameron teen was fatally injured in a rollover crash Monday night, June 27, in Dekalb County.

A vehicle was reported off the roadway at 9:45 p.m. three miles north of Cameron at a curve on northbound Irwin Road.

A passenger, Taylor Mefford, 17, of Cameron was partially ejected from the vehicle.  She was pronounced dead at the scene.  A crash report indicates she was not wearing a seat belt.

Minor injuries were sustained by the driver, Brendan McCarthy, 16, of Cameron.  He was treated at Cameron Regional Medical Center.