MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WGHP) — An Elon University student was killed in a possible hit-and-run crash on Saturday evening, according to Elon University.
Jackson Yelle, of North Eastham, MA, was on a weekend trip in Myrtle Beach with members of the Club Baseball Team at the time of his death, according to Elon.
Elon says that Yelle’s death is being investigated as a possible hit-and-run crash.
Yelle was a junior who was set to graduate with the Class of 2024.
Jon Dooley, the Vice President for Student Life at Elon released the following statement:
“The death of a student is a heartbreaking loss. Please keep Jackson’s family and friends in your thoughts at this challenging time and continue to care for each other in the days and weeks ahead.”Jon Dooley