The article “Longmont teen killed in fatal crash in Boulder” by Erica Meltzer matters because an 18 year old teenager was killed. Thursday night Joseph C. Neal was killed when he ran a stop sign and hit by an oncoming car. This matters to me because I am driving and it makes me realize how dangerous driving can be. This matters to the world because there are teenagers driving all over the world and need to be more careful so they do not end up like Neal. This matters to education because education should emphasize safe driving habits in school. In conclusion this story matters because if proves they if you do not drive safely and follow the laws your life can quickly disappear.