Tragic car accident leaves two dead, two injured

A tragic car accident involving four Northwest students occurred Monday, Oct. 28 on Bethel Church Road in Kernersville. A pickup truck collided into a tree, ejecting three people.

Senior Eric Ahmed died at the scene, and senior Timothy Johnson was airlifted from the accident to Baptist Hospital.

Johnson passed away Sunday, Nov. 3 after being in critical condition for several days.

Seniors Matthew Norman and Dylan Kozerski were hospitalized with serious, though not life-threatening, injuries.

Services celebrating Ahmed’s life were held 6 p.m. Friday Nov. 1 at the Pierce-Jefferson Funeral & Cremation Services Chapel in Kernersville.

The funeral service for Johnson was held Wed., Nov. 6 at 6 p.m. at Pierce Jefferson Funeral Home in Kernersville.