Sunday, March 9 2014 10:54 PM EDT2014-03-10 02:54:31 GMT
An 18-year-old girl is dead after her car struck a tree in west Toledo late Sunday afternoon. Toledo Police say Theresa Brazzel was driving northbound on Richards Rd. when she drove off the right sideMore >>
Toledo Police say Theresa Brazzel was driving northbound on Richards Rd. when she drove off the right side of the roadway and struck a large tree.More >>
devastating because we feel so badly for his family, for Colton and all the
kids involved," said Mark German, athletic director at Bedford Public Schools. "[Durbin
was] just a wonderful young man and he's going to be greatly missed."
students, teammates, school staff and Bedford parents attended the vigil not to
mourn, but to celebrate Durbin's life. His family was in attendance, surrounded
by his teammates.
four team captains rang a bell three times to signify Durbin's jersey number.
The Friday night game will go as planned, at the wish of Durbin's family.
think it's certainly going to be sad and different than anything we've
experienced, but we owe it to Colton and his family to go out and do the best
we can," German said.
across Michigan and northwest Ohio are showing their support for Bedford and
Durbin's family by doing a ‘red-out.'
been a powerful message to all of us, that they're behind us, and it's
appreciated," German said. "You know, it's a little bit of a helpless feeling,
but we are going to stick together and help the Durbins through this."