Crawfordsville High School mourns death of student


MONTGOMERY COUNTY (WTHR) - The Crawfordsville school community is mourning the death of a high school senior.

Police say 17-year-old Thomas "Tommy" Jordan Edwards died in a crash Thursday morning on US 136 near Nucor Road.

Two other people involved in the crash also suffered injuries. Crawfordsville Schools Superintendent Scott Bowling issued the following statement:

"Crawfordsville High School is greatly saddened by the untimely death of Thomas "Tommy" Jordan Edwards, a senior at our school. Tommy was a member of the baseball and football teams as well as the French Club throughout his time at CHS. He had aspirations of attending a four-year school to major in Elementary Education. Tommy will be deeply missed. Additional counseling services have been made available today as we grieve this painful loss."

This crash is still under investigation.

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