Student dies in car crash

Courtney Morrison, a criminal justice major from Mercyhurst, died due to injuries suffered in a car accident in Harborcreek on Sept. 16.

According to a message from Thomas Gamble, Ph.D., President of the University, Courtney transferred to the Erie campus after two years at Mercyhurst North East.

“Her passing is a tragic loss to the entire Mercyhurst community,” Gamble said.

Students in need of support can contact grief counselors, avialbe at (814) 824-3650 for Erie campus and at (814) 725-6136 for North East campus.