• Catoosa gathers to remember teen killed by car crash

    By: Katie Higgins


    CATOOSA, Okla. - Quick facts:

    • Dillon Jernegan, 16, died Tuesday night.
    • Jernegan was in a single car crash Sunday.
    • Family and friends met at Catoosa High School to remember him Wednesday.


    The Catoosa community came together Wednesday to remember a high school student who lost his life Tuesday.

    Dillon Jernegan was 16 years old when he crashed his car Sunday.

    He died Tuesday night.

    Jernegan was a sophomore, an athlete and a friend to many.

    Friends, family and strangers met at Catoosa High School to remember him.

    He played soccer there.

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