BGSU student dies in crash on U.S. 6

Bowling Green State University announced that John Sands, a senior from New London, died Monday morning in a traffic accident on U.S. 6 near Bradner. He was 23 years old.

Sands was pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in criminal justice. He was a part of the Firelands College criminal justice cohort and was taking a course on the Bowling Green campus this semester as he worked to complete his degree.
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Counselors are available to help the campus community cope with this loss. The BGSU Counseling Center is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.,MondayFriday, or can be reached by phone at 419-372-2081.