Whitney Cerak and Laura Van Ryn were fellow students on their way back to Taylor University in Indiana when they got into a car crash April 26, 2006. After a semi-truck went out of control and barrelled into the van they were in, emergency medical personnel were unable to tell who was who except by checking identification. With Whitney Cerak's purse next to the dead body of Laura Van Ryn, it was thought that Van Ryn was the living girl transported to the hospital and Whitney Cerak had...Read Full Story
Whitney Cerak is a student who was thought to have died in a 2006 car crash. Whitney Cerak's survival and mistaken identity was only revealed after her funeral.