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Ashley Ralston (left) is comforted by Chelsey Newman during the Saige Bloom memorial presentation at the Payson High School Auditorium.

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Tragic death, deep grief, vital lessons

Students grieve and weep at high school assembly focusing on safe driving

It is a day organizers hope rattles students. From graphic crash videos, firsthand accounts of survival, hands-on demonstrations on the dangers of distracted driving and stern warnings from police officers — Project Ignition is an annual event at Payson High School designed to get student drivers thinking. But the day may have been too much for some students with the tragic death of a student less than two months ago still weighing heavily.


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