Mi-Keal Freeman, Lebron Staton, Zymeer Dennis, Jeremiah Williams, and Kamari Strayhorn killed when car crashes into bridge support on Capital Boulevard in Raleigh, North Carolina
According to Raleigh police, the single-car crash happened just after 6 a.m. Authorities said the driver of an SUV was traveling inbound on Capital Boulevard near Fairview Road.
The boys, 13-year-old Mi-Keal Freeman, 14-year-old Lebron Staton, 14-year-old Zymeer Dennis, 17-year-old Jeremiah Williams, and 17-year-old Kamari Strayhorn were remembered at a vigil last night, and the families have set up Go Fund Me pages to help with funeral expenses.
On Monday night, loved ones of the teens gathered for a prayer vigil at Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Gardens in Raleigh, while hundreds filled Spring Forest Road park for a balloon release in honor of their lives.