Catoosa gathers to remember teen killed by car crash

A Catoosa teen died Tuesday night.

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.

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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.