Etowah County teen mourned after fatal car accident

ETOWAH COUNTY, AL (WBRC) - People in east Alabama are mourning the death of an Etowah County teen.
Investigators say 17-year-old Miranda Stephens was killed when her SUV flipped several times and hit a tree on Little Cove Road near Walnut Grove. The West End High School student was on her way to work at the time of the accident.

State troopers believe speeding may have played a role in the accident.