KINGS COUNTY, Calif. (KFSN) -- We now know the name of a teenager killed in a crash in Kings County.
The coroner's officer has identified her as 18-year-old Paula Chavez.
The crash happened just after 6 am Monday on Highway 43 and Pickerell Avenue in Corcoran.
The California Highway Patrol says a semi-truck was headed northbound when Chavez's car headed eastbound went through a stop sign.
The semi-truck driver reportedly tried to avoid the collision but ended up hitting Chavez.
She died at the scene.
The driver of the semi-truck was not injured.
Officers say Chavez was not wearing a seatbelt.