Northwood High School Junior, Bryan Vilchis Dies In Chatham County Car Accident

Bryan Vilchis Death – Obituary : 18-year-old Bryan Vilchis, a junior at Northwood High School has passed away following injuries received from a single-car accident that took place on Saturday night, October 23, 2021 in Pittsboro, Chatham County.

According to report, Vilchis was driving a car with 16-year-old Desmond Patterson who is also Northwood High School as passenger when he attempted overtaking another car, lost control of the car and crashed.

Vilchis who pronounced dead at the scene of the crashed while Patterson was hospitalized in critical condition.

“I know that this is supposed to be for marching band, but I feel like this is an exception. Last night former football player Bryan Vilchis, passed away in an unfortunate accident while trying to pass someone and lost control of the wheel. He was a good man with a great heart and someone everyone loved and got along with.

Desmond Patterson was also involved in the crash and is currently in the hospital and is red tagged and in critical condition. Please keep Des and Bryan’s family in your thought and prayers. There has been a go-fund me page set up to help pay for Bryan’s funeral cost!”, says Taylen Jennings in Facebook post

The crash remains under investigation.