Counselors Available at Washington Elementary School Following Student’s Death Friday

Counselors Available at Washington Elementary School Following Student’s Death Friday

MARION – Counselors will be available at Washington Elementary School in Marion Monday for any student who may need or want help or any type of assistance following the death of one of their students on his way home from school Friday.

That’s according to a letter posted from the school’s principal on the Marion Unit 2 School District Facebook page Sunday afternoon.

Marion Police and other emergency responders arrived to the scene of the accident involving a vehicle and a bicycle in the 200 block of East Allen Ave., where they found the child lying there with severe injuries.

The child was taken by ambulance to the hospital and was pronounced dead after arriving.