Photos From Fatal Griswold Crash and Victims

Four teens were killed in a crash on Tuesday night and one was injured.

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A flatbed truck removes the wreckage of a four-door sedan involved in a fatal accident Tuesday on Route 201 in Griswold, Conn., early Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2010. A teen driving on a tree-lined road in the area, lost control and crashed into a tree Tuesday afternoon, killing four high school students and seriously injuring another, authorities said. (AP Photo/Norwich Bulletin, Khoi Ton) MANDATORY CREDIT; NO SALES
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John Clapper was driving the car, police said. The 16-year-old just got his learner's permit in August, which would make it illegal for him to have been driving the other teens.
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Sativa Cornell, 16, was killed in the crash. The car was registered to her mother, officials said.
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Sativa in a photo that was posted on her MySpace page.
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In this Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2010 photo, an ambulance arrives at the intersection of Routes 138 and 201 in Griswold, Conn. A teen driving on a tree-lined road in the area, lost control and crashed into a tree Tuesday afternoon, killing four high school students and seriously injuring another, authorities said. (AP Photo/Norwich Bulletin, Tali Greener) MANDATORY CREDIT; NO SALES.
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In this Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2010 photo, an ambulance arrives at the intersection of Routes 138 and 201 in Griswold. A teen driving on a tree-lined road in the area, lost control and crashed into a tree Tuesday afternoon, killing four high school students and seriously injuring another, authorities said. (AP Photo/Norwich Bulletin, Tali Greener) MANDATORY CREDIT; NO SALES.
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Dillon Clifford, 16, was a passenger in the car. He was killed in the crash.
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Steven Sklarz, 15, was also a passenger in the car and was killed.
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Joel Gallup remains hospitalized in critical condition. His most recent post on Facebook is a chilling one. On Monday, about 24 hours before the crash, he wrote, "everyday death seems a little more appealing."
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Flowers are seen at a memorial at the scene of the crash where four teens were killed in a single-vehicle accident Tuesday in Griswold, Conn., Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2010. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)
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