WORCESTER (CBS) — More than a year and a half after a tragic car crash involving the Holy Cross rowing team in Florida, one of the injured rowers from the crash met with the Police Department who helped save her.
Hannah Strom was among several teammates who were badly injured in the crash back on January 15, 2020. The rowing team’s van collided with a pickup truck at an intersection.READ MORE: Moderna's Vaccine Is Most Effective Against COVID Hospitalization, But Pfizer And J&J Also Protect Well, CDC-Led Study Says
She and her parents visited the Vero Beach Police, who were the first responders on the scene of the crash.READ MORE: Framingham Latest Community To Ask National Guard For Help Driving Students To School
In a Facebook post, the police say “We will never forget that horrific day and we want them to know that we are #HolyCrossStrong.”MORE NEWS: Massachusetts Unemployment Rate Stands At 5%, Just Below National Average
Holy Cross rower Grace Rett was killed in the crash. 11 others, including Strom, were hurt.