In a very sad event, Benjamin Miller, an 18-year-old student at Fleetwood Area High School, lost his life in a car crash in Richmond Township.
The accident happened on Richmond Road when Miller, driving south, tragically lost control of his car and hit a tree. Fleetwood police quickly responded to the scene.
Benjamin Miller was well-liked at Fleetwood school for being friendly and kind. His sudden passing has shocked and saddened friends, family, and the whole school community.
The Fleetwood Area School District shared a statement expressing their sorrow over the tragic loss. The statement said, “We are heartbroken by the unexpected death of our student, Benjamin Miller. This is a tough time for our school community, and we are helping our students and staff through this painful moment.”
As news of the accident spread, condolences and tributes came from all over the community. The town is mourning the loss of such a young life.
Investigations into the cause of the accident are ongoing, and local authorities are asking anyone with information to come forward.
Our thoughts are with Benjamin’s family, friends, and the Fleetwood Area High School community during this incredibly hard time.