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Celebration of life vigil planned for Westwood High School athlete

Ellis Hawkins (Source: Palmetto Sports Imaging) Ellis Hawkins (Source: Palmetto Sports Imaging)
RICHLAND COUNTY, SC (WIS) -

A celebration of life vigil is scheduled to remember Westwood High School student Ellis Hawkins.

The vigil will be in the Westwood High School Parking Lot in Blythewood starting at 5 p.m.

The 11th grader played on the school's football and basketball teams.

He died from injuries suffered in a car crash on March 30. The two-car crash happened on Wilson Boulevard near Fulmer Road in Blythewood.  

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