More than 150 family and friends gathered Monday night to remember Bo Feng — a 17-year-old Gabrielino High graduate killed in a car accident last month — and to advocate for improved pedestrian safety, the Pasadena Star-News reports. Her mother explained the objective of the vigil:
"We want to make it safe for everyone," said Selina Feng, whose 17-year-old daughter was hit by an unidentified driver while crossing the street there July 15. She died from her injuries the following day."
Feng was preparing to enter San Diego State University, where she wanted to study writing, the Star-News reports.