Region 8 teen charged with murder after car accident

Sikeston, MO (KAIT)- According to Sikeston Police, a 17-year old is charged with second degree murder after hitting an 18-year old with a vehicle early Saturday morning.

Police say the incident happened after an apparent altercation between the two.  Brianna Branson is also facing other charges including being a minor in possession of alcohol. The victim's name has not yet been released.

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