DOVER, NJ - Tragedy has struck the Dover community as a well loved track team member from Dover High School, died after being in a medically induced coma at Morristown Medical Center since September 13th.
The incident occured on September 13th on Route 46 in Rockaway when Steven Gomez-Restrepo was run over by a car leaving a football game at Morris Knolls High School. He passed away on Saturday night, September 21st.
A Go-Fund-Me site has been created to help the family with funeral expenses.
According to the Go-Fund-Me site: Steven was a sophomore at Dover High School and was a distance runner for the track and cross-country teams. He was a good friend and brother who loved his family and friends. He was a charming, charismatic soul who will be missed immensely by his family and friends
You can access the Go-Fund-Me site by clicking here.