School officials seek donations for Southwest student’s funeral

Donations are being sought to help pay for the funeral expenses of Kiara Crafter, a Southwest High School student who was killed last weekend after she was struck by an automobile, school officials said Thursday night.

The family needs about $3,500 to help pay for the teen’s funeral expenses. A fund is being set up at the downtown branch of Wachovia Bank.

For more information about how to donate, contact Sherie Hunter with the Bibb County school system at 765-8613.