Boston Road in Columbia Township is back open after some modification following last year's crash that took the lives of four Brunswick High School students.
BRUNSWICK - Brunswick High School students will return to classes Wednesday and it is expected to be emotional for some.
On June 3, four Brunswick students -- Jeffery Chaya, Blake Bartchak, Kevin Fox and Lexi Poerner -- were all killed in a car crash in June. Julia Romito was the only survivor.
Blake and Lexi would have returned as seniors Wednesday. For many of their classmates, it will be their first time back in the building since the crash happened.
Students will recognize a new display in a glass casing filled with letters, photos and signs. These are all items from the crash site.
Principal Tracy Wheeler said the lockers of the students who lost their lives in the crash have become a memorial. There is also a banner with messages from the students. But after the first three days of school, the hallways will be back to normal.
"The temporary memorials that are up right now are a good thing for kids, but we do need to take those down. We do need to tell kids we're going to move on. We're not going to forgot but we are going to move on," Wheeler said.
School officials met with crisis counselors from a local center and they determined to remove all the reminders from the crash.
Principal Wheeler said she wants parents and students to know that Brunswick High School has a support team in place. So the school has set up five counselors on staff and there are three extras available something Wheeler said these kids may need.
"There were kids that buried four of their friends that week. There were kids that buried one of their close friends. It's hard to tell what it's going to be like when they come back." Wheeler said.
Road crews are finishing work to create a more gradual slope leading up to a railroad crossing in Columbia Station where a car crash killed four teenagers last year.
The sole survivor of a Brunswick crash that happened just more than a year ago spoke at an event Tuesday morning.
Saint Ambrose Parish will honor the Brunswick High School students killed in a car crash one year ago by unveiling a memorial.
Exactly one year after the Brunswick tragedy, it's clear fellow teens will not forget the four high school students who died on June 3, 2012.
It has been one year since four Brunswick High School teens were killed in a horrific car crash that left one survivor.
The Brunswick High School rugby club team dedicated their season to last year's crash victims and is now headed to the championship game.
Sean Fox still feels like his younger brother, Kevin Fox, will walk through the front door of his family's Brunswick home at any moment. He needs to remind himself that the crash really happened.
The Cleveland Clinic Brunswick Family Health Center is sponsoring a 5K run/1 mile walk on April 21.
The state will spend about $450,000 to fix a railroad crossing in the Cleveland area where four high school students were killed in a graduation-day wreck.