Accident claims life of teenager

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A two-vehicle motor vehicle accident on Oct. 29 claimed the life of a 13-year-old male from Ganado. The incident happened at the intersection of York Street and Brown Street at 8:16 p.m. in Ganado.


The Ganado ISD student was the only passenger in a Toyota Highlander driven by his grandmother. The second vehicle was a Ram pickup truck driven by an unidentified male who was alone in the truck. Neither of the drivers were transported by ambulance.


Ganado ISD has established a central location for counselors to meet with students and staff.


The accident is under the investigation of the Ganado Police Dept. with assistance from multiple agencies.


An account has been set up at First State Bank Louise in Ganado. Donations should be made to the LaMarquis Lee Memorial Fund.

Jackson County Herald Tribune

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