JENKS, Okla. -- A local soccer community is standing together after a horrific car crash killed one of its young players along with his mother and an 11-year-old boy.
Within less than 24-hours, more than $66,000 has been raised for the Van Horn family’s expenses on GoFundMe.
Troopers say 40-year-old Erin Van Horn died in Monday's crash along with her 10-year-old son Zachary and 11-year-old Beck Kitterman. Van Horn’s 13-year-old daughter Lauren remains in the hospital.
Two other teens were also injured in the crash. 13-year-old Lizzie Edwards and Isabella "Izzy" Kitterman remain in the hospital.
Loved ones have been paying their respects at the soccer field where one of the victims played.
A soccer coach set up a memorial Tuesday where flowers and cleats now line a fence.
Some of the boys on the league grew up playing soccer with 10-year-old Zachary Van Horn and 11-year-old Beck Kitterman.
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