June 23, 2013 10:13 PM

Highway accident cuts short life of promising Lenexa teenager

Ezkial Crapo, an athletic, articulate and talented Westridge middle schooler, was struck and killed while running across Interstate 35 with two friends Saturday night. The accident devastated relatives and slammed the door on a promising future, Ezkial's father said his son excelled at baseball and football and wrapped up a production in May as the lead villain in the play “Oklahoma!” He also was writing and recording rap music with his friends.

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