Teen driver charged in deadly Shawnee wreck

First responders on the scene at Lackman Road and Blackfish Parkway in Shawnee on Sunday afternoon. Photo credit Mike Frizzell.

Updated: Tuesday, May 16, 3:45 p.m.

A 17-year-old from Shawnee faces criminal charges in connection to a wreck Sunday that left one person dead and another in critical condition.

The Johnson County District Attorney’s Office on Tuesday afternoon announced the male teen was being charged with one felony count of involuntary manslaughter, one count of aggravated battery/great harm and a third count of juvenile firearm possession.