Palmview, TX – Ronald Joseph Barker Killed in Accident on La Homa Rd
Palmview, TX (January 3, 2020) – At approximately 6:38 p.m., on January 1st, 46-year-old Ronald Joseph Barker was attempting to cross La Homa Road, just south of Mile 9, when he was struck by a sedan.
The driver of the vehicle fled the scene of the incident without stopping to render aid.
Barker sustained fatal injuries and was declared deceased at the scene.
At this time, police are investigating.
We would like to offer our condolences to the family of Ronald Joseph Barker. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
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