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This is what remains of Brian Gapp's vehicle, which hit a tree just west of Hastings last week. Photo courtesy of the Gapp family

Hastings student in coma after crash on Tuesday

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A 16-year-old Hastings High School student, Brian Gapp, is in a medically induced coma following a car crash here on Tuesday.

Brian was injured in a one vehicle crash along 150th Street just west of Jacob Avenue. He had left home at around 9:45 a.m. He was found alive but seriously injured at around 11:30 a.m. His vehicle had collided with a tree.


The roof was cut off his vehicle and he was airlifted to Regions Hospital.

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Chad Richardson
Chad Richardson is the publisher and editor at the Hastings Star Gazette. He was the general manager of the Farmington Independent and Rosemount Town Pages from 2000 to 2007. He previously worked at the Star Gazette from 1996 to 2000 as a photographer and reporter. He also worked as a photographer and writer at the Pope County Tribune in Glenwood.
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