COTTONWOOD HEIGHTS, Utah (GOOD 4 Utah) – Brighton High School is offering help to students impacted by Wednesdays tragic shooting involving high school students and killing a 17-year-old.
The district first learned of the death late last night. They then notified the school principal at
Catesby tells Good 4 Utah she is saddened to learn one of her peers was killed in an accidental shooting among friends on their last day of school. “It really affects everybody in the school although I didn't know him personally I know that I have friends who know him and I feel really awful for his family, it's awful, it's just a tragedy,” said Carman.
Now, despite the school year wrapping up Wednesday the
The school principal also says they will be contacting the teachers to make sure they are aware of what is happened among their school community.“Just the fact their members of our
“The support that he was given by all of his friends sand family on Facebook I could tell he really had a positive influence on a lot of peoples lives,” said Carman.
The school also tells Good 4 Utah they will offer outside counseling if necessary.