By LISA GRAYBEAL
Staff Writer, Chambersburg
SOUTH MOUNTAIN, Pa. - A Waynesboro Area Senior High School sophomore was killed and two other students were injured, one seriously, when the car they were in went out of control and struck a tree head-on at 7:15 a.m. Thursday on their way to school, according to Pennsylvania State Police.
The driver of the Saab, Dana Lee Mentzer, 17, of 4680 Carbaugh Rd., Fayetteville, Pa., was pronounced dead at 8:18 a.m. at the scene on Old Forge Road just south of the Village of South Mountain by Franklin County Coroner Kenneth L. Peiffer Jr., police said.
Ashley Mills, unknown age, of 3352 New Baltimore Rd., Fayetteville, Pa., who was a front-seat passenger, was ejected from the car on impact, police said.