Wagner dies in crash in Carter County

   Stan Wagner, 16-year-old Baker teen, died in an August 7 single-vehicle rollover on Powderville Road near Ekalaka.

   According to the Carter County Sheriff’s Office, the teen and his 16-year-old passenger were heading west down the gravel road when his pickup went off the road and into a ditch.

   He attempted to correct the truck and get it back on the road which caused it to go into a broadside slide and rolling once.

  Wagner was not wearing a seat belt and was thrown from the truck.  He died at the scene from his injuries.

   His passenger was wearing a seat belt.  She sustained minor injuries and was able to make a phone call for help.

   Speed and alcohol are not considered to be factors in the crash.

   Stan is the son of Jake and Wendy Wagner of Baker.