The La Porte Community School Corporation released a statement on Monday regarding the loss of a 10th grade student.

La Porte Community School Corporation Statement:

“We are deeply saddened to confirm the tragic loss of a tenth-grade student at La Porte High School. This loss has greatly impacted our community, and our thoughts and hearts are with the student’s family and friends during this incredibly difficult time. In times like these, it’s natural to seek to understand the circumstances surrounding such a tragic accident. However, out of respect for the privacy of the student’s family and the ongoing investigation by law enforcement, additional details are not ours to share.

Our primary focus is to provide support to our students, staff, and families affected by this tragedy and ensure they have all the resources necessary during the grieving process. We would like to express gratitude to our team of teachers, counselors, and social workers, as well as the additional staff from Swanson Center and New Prairie United School Corporation for supporting our school community as we mourn this heartbreaking loss.”

Many thanks,