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Tragedy strikes Lakehills Community


LAKEHILLS — Alana Lee Walker, an 8-year-old child and daughter of Allison May, was struck by an automobile Sunday night, July 30, on Park Road 37 at 22nd Street in Lakehills. The child was air lifted to University Hospital and died Monday, July 31.
“This is horrible, horrible – so tragic,” said Commissioner Bobby Harris. “I know Allison and I know the baby. She is well-loved in the community.”
According to Chief Deputy Sheriff Matt King, the driver of the automobile appeared to be extremely “shook up.” The Department of Public Safety is investigating the accident, which will likely involve an accident reconstruction team.
Patti Herrera set up a Go Fund Me account on Facebook to raise money for expenses.