A teen from Maple Hill died Sunday morning in a single-car accident in Wabaunsee County.
According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, a 1997 Pontiac Grand-Am driven by 18-year-old Andrew T. Sopoci of Maple Hill, was northbound on Kansas 99 one mile north of Alma, when the car began to drift off the roadway to the left.
Sopoci overcorrected and the car left roadway to the right and struck a utility pole. He was pronounced dead at the scene. He was not wearing a seat belt.