Vigil held to remember teen killed while crossing the road


EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – Family and friends honored a teenager who died after being hit by a car last week.

A vigil was held Friday night on the Evansville riverfront to remember 18-year-old David Bonner.

The Vanderburgh County Coroner said Bonner was crossing Washington and Kentucky Avenues when he was hit by the car.

His mother told Eyewitness News he touched a lot of lives and always did what he could to help people in need.

She urged people to pay more attention to their surroundings and slow down when driving.

(This story was originally published April 23, 2021)

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