Hamilton Heights senior Kalen Hart and her date, Cathedral High School junior Lendon Byram died in a crash on their way to prom Saturday.
ARCADIA, Ind. — The mother of one of two teens who died in a crash while they were on their way to prom Saturday has created a Facebook fundraiser to help pay for funeral and burial expenses.
Another fundraiser was launched on GoFundMe to help Kalen's family and to purchase remembrance items and other things her family could use to keep her in mind.
"My 18-year-old daughter, along with her boyfriend, were killed in an automobile accident on her way to prom," the fundraiser organized by Jody Conaway says.
In one day, the Facebook fundraiser has surpassed its $15,000 goal. By 7 p.m. Sunday 251 friends, family and community members had donated to the fundraiser.
The crash happened around 5:15 p.m. Saturday. Hamilton Heights School Corporation was scheduled to have prom on Saturday …