Bennington County woman among Las Vegas shooting victims

October 03, 2017 06:11 PM

A woman from Bennington County was among those killed in the Las Vegas shooting.

Sandy Casey, 35, was originally from Dorset and still has family living in Vermont.

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Casey was a special education teacher in southern California.

The Washington Post reports Casey was recently engaged.

Christopher Willemse tells the newspaper Casey died after suffering a gunshot to her lower back. The paper says he stuck his finger in the wound to stop the bleeding, then carried her out - dodging gunfire.


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