This Teen's Last Wish Was To Go To Prom; Her Community Made It Happen
Jerika Bolen, who spends 12 hours a day on a ventilator, has made the difficult decision to end her life.By Lauren Stephenson | July 25, 2016
"It's so crazy that people want to come for little ol' me," Jerika Bolen said.
According to Newsy's partners at WTMJ, 1,000 people came out to grant Jerika Bolen's final wish: a prom celebration.
The 14-year-old has made the difficult decision to end her life. She has spinal muscular atrophy Type 2. Bolen spends 12 hours a day on a ventilator.