College Station Student Dies in Utah

A car accident in Utah has left a College Station school mourning the loss of a student.

Oakwood Intermediate School 6th grader Prairie Gaines was killed Friday in Montecello. She was visiting her grandparents there. Her grandmother was also killed in the accident.

Gaines would have attended Consol Middle School in the fall. In addition to her studies, she was active in the school choir.

Funeral arrangements are pending.

College Station ISD has grief counselors on hand for staff and students who knew Gaines. You can call the administration building for more information.