Balloon release held for BRCC students who were victim in wreck on S Foster

BRCC balloon release for students killed

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A very solemn ceremony was held Tuesday at Baton Rouge Community College (BRCC) to remember Tyrin Carter and Deshon Murphy.

The two BRCC students died in a car crash last week in Baton Rouge. Staff and classmates attached messages to balloons before releasing them. One of Carter’s teachers says he still has a hard time believing the news.

“He was someone that I knew, and I cared about him. And when I saw that, it almost didn’t seem real. And then I saw his picture and I didn’t want to believe it. And I miss him,” said Cole Connelly, an English teacher at BRCC.

The BRCC Community expresses our deepest sympathy to the families of Tyrin Carter and Deshon Murphy who were involved in...

Posted by Baton Rouge Community College on Tuesday, October 9, 2018

We’re told Carter always showed he cared about getting a good education.

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