Michael Rodgers was just 12 years old, but he was a huge sports fan. The 12-year-old played football for Brooks County Middle School and was a lovable kid.
Unfortunately, the 12-year-old was killed when he was hit by a car on Loch Laurel Road.
Brooks County Middle School released a statement saying 6th-grader Michael Rodgers passed away in a tragic accident on Saturday.
According to the police report, Rodgers and his brother were walking home from the store in the road when they were struck by a teenage driver. Two girls were reportedly in the car and when they noticed Michael it was too late. They tried slamming on the brakes but they still struck him.
Rodgers family is asking if you would like to help the family, please donate to Brooks County’s athletic department for the middle school in Rodger’s name.
The young man is a huge sports fan, this would be cool to see a huge donation in his name. Rest In Peace young man.