UPDATE: Friday evening, the Edmond North high school student involved in a motorcycle accident Thursday has passed away.
Edmond Public Schools released a statement Friday night.
“Edmond Public Schools is heartbroken to learn of the untimely death of an Edmond North student from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident Thursday morning. We extend our heartfelt sympathy to his friends and family at this unimaginable time. As an organization that works each day toward the well-being of youth, we are profoundly saddened when the life of one of our own is cut short.”Edmond Public Schools
EDMOND, Okla. (KFOR) – An Edmond North high school student is in critical condition after crashing a motorcycle into a minivan.
The collision occurred at Kelly and Covell at approximately 8:10 a.m. Thursday.
A northbound minivan was turning left into the Lowe’s parking lot, and was hit by a motorcycle heading south, according to Emily Ward, Public Information Specialist for the Edmond Police Department.
The motorcycle’s rider, a 17-year-old Edmond North High School student, was transported to the University of Oklahoma Medical Center, where he was listed in critical condition.
The driver of the minivan was not injured.
The crash is under investigation.