Hagen Phillips Obituary – ATV Accident: Starr-Iva Middle School student dies after tragic accident.
12-year-old Hagen Phillips, a 6th Grader at Starr-Iva Middle School on Wednesday afternoon succumbed to injuries sustained in an ATV accident.
Phillips was a passenger on an ATV that was involved in a crash with a vehicle at Old Lowndesville Highway and Cemetery Road in Iva on Sunday.
“We were just absolutely heartbroken because anytime something happens with any of our students, you know, the thing about being an educator is that you take invested interest in these kids. And often times we say kids because these are like our kids. I mean they spend so much time with us and so to have four students of ours impacted by this tragedy, you know, was hard,” said Adam Coats, Principal at Starr-Iva Middle School.
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