Middletown teen crash victim remembered

A funeral Mass will be held today in Middletown for 17-year-old Mauricio Heredia.

A funeral Mass will be held today in Middletown for 17-year-old Mauricio Heredia. (4/21/16)

MIDDLETOWN - A funeral Mass was held today for the Orange County teenager who died in a tragic car crash this week.

Loved ones gathered at St. Joseph's Church in Middletown to say goodbye to 17-year-old Mauricio Heredia.

The Minisink High School senior was killed in an accident along Route 6 on Monday.

At a wake on Wednesday, his friends say he was taken too soon. "He was humble, he was to himself, very polite, all around nice kid, never meant any harm to anyone," says friend Jarred Greiner.

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