9.28.16: Teacher Kevin Witte dies from injuries
-Holland Christian School Superintendent Dan Meester posted that teacher and coach Kevin Witte, died as a result of injuries suffered in an accident Monday morning.
Witte was on his way to school when a utility pole that was being transported, crashed into his vehicle, hitting him and knocking him unconscious. The truck driver was on 120th Avenue, turning onto Garden Avenue, when the pole swung into Witte’s lane. The police department continues to investigate the accident and see whether transporting the pole was in violation of traffic laws.
A facebook post is calling for friends of the school district to make a human prayer c
hain around the high school starting at 8:30 Wednesday morning.