North Iowa Senior Football Player Killed in Crash

Posted at: 09/10/2013 4:12 PM

(ABC 6 News) -- A senior for the Nashua-Plainfield football team has died following a Monday evening crash.

School officials tell ABC 6 News that Alex Potratz, 17, was driving home from a junior varsity game when the crash occurred.  Details of what happened were not available.

A vigil is being held at the school tonight at 7:15pm.  Three district counselors, as well as local clergy will be at the high school on Wednesday, to help students and staff cope with the tragic loss.