MARICOPA, Ariz. (KSAZ) - Nate Ford was a student at Maricopa High School who died in a highway accident on August 21.
Ford crashed into a truck carrying cattle on State Route 347 and died at the scene.
Counselors spoke with students and friends on campus as news of the tragic accident spread.
Ford was a member of the school's football team, and his teammates plan to hold a moment of silence honoring him during Friday night's game.
FOX 10's Nicole Garcia is attending the game and has this report.