Teen critically hurt in west Wichita accident dies

12/16/2012 12:23 AM

12/16/2012 11:02 AM

A North High School student critically hurt last week in a two-vehicle collision has died, a house supervisor at Via Christi Hospital on St. Francis said Saturday.

Victoria “Tori” Tucker, 16, died Friday. Authorities found her unresponsive following the Dec. 10 crash near Kellogg and Maize Road. Tucker was reportedly driving late that afternoon when a truck struck the teen’s compact car on the driver’s side.

Visitation is set for 5-9 p.m. Monday and 9-11 a.m. Tuesday at Riverlawn Christian Church, 4243 N. Meridian in Wichita.

Tucker’s funeral follows at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the church.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: Manna Worldwide c/o Heritage Baptist Church, 13500 W. 13th St. in Wichita; and The Cause, Ed Lyman c/o West Towne Baptist Church, 2000 N. Maize Road in Wichita.

Downing & Lahey Mortuary is in charge of arrangements. Memories may be shared at www.dlwichita.com.

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