Lehigh County Coroner Daniel Buglio reports that a 16-year-old male was the victim of a tragic car collision that happened on Tuesday at 2:55 p.m. on Cedar Crest Boulevard close to Emmaus High School.
The Morning Call shares a tweet:
Update: Victim in crash outside Emmaus High School was 16-year-old, coroner says. https://t.co/LlzOQ8q0Wz
— The Morning Call (@mcall) October 31, 2023
In a written report, Buglio stated that the victim was a passenger in a car. He stated that the autopsy will be finished on Wednesday.
He stated that the coroner’s office is currently notifying next of kin and that there is an active and ongoing investigation into the occurrence involving several authorities.
The route near the high school athletic fields was closed by authorities at North Street. A supervisor with the Lehigh County 911 Center reported that the route was still closed at 5:30 p.m.
The Emmaus Police Department, the Lehigh County Accident Reconstruction Team, and the Lehigh County District Attorney’s office are investigating in addition to the coroner’s office.
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Families received an email on Tuesday night from Emmaus High School administrators offering assistance: “This afternoon several Emmaus High School students were involved in a two vehicle accident.” the email began.
“We recognize that witnessing or hearing about an accident can be a traumatic experience for individuals. District counselors and psychologists will be available Wednesday at Emmaus High School to assist students and faculty.”
“Families are encouraged to reassure their children that our school community is here to support them if they are struggling with this event,” it said.
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