Hundreds attend prom for 14-year-old girl who made decision to die

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Hundreds of people gathered to help 14-year-old Jerika Bolen celebrate her last dance.

According to WISN, Bolen decided recently that she wanted to end her life after years of fighting her terminal condition called Muscular Atrophy Type 2.

She was driven to the big event in a limo and even had a police escort.

“I’m really pumped, I’m so excited,” said Jerika, at the event. “I thought it was going to be like low key but it’s really awesome.”

Next month, she plans to stop treatment and disconnect from her ventilator.

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