Buckhorn school grieves death of student following car accident; second student in serious condition
NEW MARKET, Ala. (WAFF) - A Buckhorn high school student is dead and another in serious condition following a car accident on Saturday.
Kyler Scott passed away from his injuries. He played football and wrestled at Buckhorn High School. He was a sophomore, preparing for his junior year.
“This is a terrible loss for our community and our school. Our most sincere prayers go out to the Scott family. This is a terrible loss,” said head football coach Keith Henderson.
Tyler Jacks was also seriously injured in the crash. Jacks is also a football player at Buckhorn High School.
Madison County spokesperson Tim Hall says students are encouraged to reach out to counselors and teachers as they go through the grieving process.
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