(13WHAM) A member of the Boston Celtics basketball team has reached out to the victims of the Wheatland car accident earlier this week.

Point guard Rajon Rondo tweeted “#rondoforcmstrong” in honor of 17-year-old Emily Peterson, a victim of the crash.

Friends of Peterson report that Rondo was her favorite professional basketball player.

Rondo tweeted his support to over 1.2 million Twitter followers and his message was retweeted over 1,000 times.

Celtics point guard shows Wheatland victims his support