Funeral arrangements for Benton teen who died in a car wreck

Friends and family areremembering the life of a Saline County 17-year-old who died in a car accidentearlier this week.

Benton High School studentDrew Melton will be buried Saturday, following a service at First Baptist Churchin Benton. She was riding in a car with four other friends around 1 AM Wednesdaywhen the driver lost control and hit a tree.

The driver and three otherpassengers are still recovering from their injuries. Police are investigatingthe factors that may have lead to the crash. For more on that story, click here.

For more information on the funeralarrangements and to read her obituary, click here.