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Broadwater High School Teen Killed in Rollover Car Accident

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The Montana Highway Patrol says an 18-year-old football player at Broadwater High School has died and three other players were injured when their pickup went off the road and rolled.

Authorities say the 15-year-old driver of the 1976 Ford pickup was heading west on South Ray Creek Road in Broadwater County in western Montana Friday afternoon when he lost control.

Authorities say two players were ejected, and the 18-year-old died at the scene. The other passengers were ages 15 and 16.

Authorities say the driver and two passengers were taken to Broadwater Health Center in Townsend with non-life-threatening injuries.

Broadwater High School canceled the football game Friday evening as well as homecoming activities. A cross-country meet and volleyball matches set for Saturday were also canceled.

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