Ezra Kipruto Kogei Obituary News – Car Accident: Goshen College student-athlete dies following “tragic” car accident.
“Ezra was only a Goshen College student for a short period of time, but had already become an important part of our campus community. He will be deeply missed.”
Goshen College on Saturday, October 22, 2022, announced the tragic death of beloved student-athlete Ezra Kipruto Kogei, via a statement shared on Facebook.
“With deep sadness, we share the news of the death of Goshen College student, Ezra Kipruto Kogei, a sophomore nursing major from Eldoret, Kenya and member of the men’s cross country team. He was involved in a tragic car accident early in the morning on Monday, October 16, 2022. The injuries Kogei sustained proved so severe that he was unable to survive them and passed away today,” the college said in a statement.
Kogei was treated at South Bend Memorial Hospital. The injuries Kogei sustained proved so severe that he was unable to survive them and died on Saturday, October 22.
“Ezra was only a Goshen College student for a short period of time, but had already become an important part of our campus community. He will be deeply missed,” said Gilberto Perez Jr., vice president for student life and dean of students. “Our hearts and prayers go out to all of Ezra’s family and friends, who loved him dearly.”
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