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Teen admits to killing friend in car crash

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BRUSHTON, N.Y. -

A New York teenager admits she was high when she crashed her car last December, killing a friend.

Police say Tanya Menke, 17, of Brushton, had smoked marijuana before driving her car off the road and hitting a tree.

She pleaded guilty to criminally negligent homicide in the death of 16-year-old Brook Lyon.

Menke also pleaded guilty to vehicular assault for the injuries another teen suffered in the wreck.

Menke will be sentenced in December.

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