BG student dies in car crash

Posted by Nick Dutton - email

PORTAGE TOWNSHIP, OH (WTOL) - A high school student has died from injuries she sustained in a car crash.

The accident happened  Friday on Mermill Road in Portage Township.

Authorities say 17-year-old Brook Peterson lost control on some loose gravel, her car overturned and she was ejected.

Peterson was taken by air ambulance to St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center where she died today.

She was a senior at Bowling Green High School.