Teen Killed In Accident After Attending Prom

Two Others Injured

A Horizon High School student was killed early Sunday morning in a car accident following prom night.

The accident occurred around 7 a.m. on 104th Avenue, just west of Brighton Road.

Reports say Devon Knight, 17, of Thornton, died after his 1997 Pontiac Grand Prix crossed the double yellow lines and collided head on with a Nissan Exterra.

Knight’s passenger, Tasheena Zorn, 17, of Thornton, and the driver of the SUV, Jacob Nottage, 23, of Westminster, were transported to Denver Health Medical Center with moderate injuries.

The accident had 104th Avenue closed between Brighton Road and McKay Road for several hours Sunday morning.

Drugs and alcohol are not suspected at this time.

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