Shawnee Mission West students show support for Overland Park teen killed in accident

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IMG_8750OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — Students at Shawnee Mission West gathered in the gymnasium to show support for a teen who recently died in a car accident.

The students wore purple and white and posed for a photo in remembrance of 16-year-old Blake Rohrer Friday.

Rohrer was fatally injured in a car crash at 175th and Switzer Wednesday afternoon.

Rohrer was a student at Blue Valley Northwest high school.

According to a letter from the school, Rohrer was an active member in school activities such as choir.