Buda animal management officer dies in crash

Personnel report

Buda animal management officer Jonathon Coco, 25, and his brother Hunter Coco, 21, died on June 20 in a automobile accident once they returned after serving to with a forest hearth.

Officer Jonathan Coco. Courtesy of Buda Police Division.

Each brothers have been members of the Maxwell Group Volunteer Hearth Division, with Jonathon serving since 2016 and Hunter for simply over a yr. Jonathan was additionally the assistant supervisor.

Preliminary studies present that the brothers have been on their approach again from a forest hearth on Texas Freeway 20 outdoors Lockhart when their brush truck, round 1:45 p.m., ran over a girl driving south on San Jacinto St. when she turned onto State Park Street.

The comb truck overturned and killed Jonathon and Hunter, whereas the girl suffered minor accidents.

Lockhart Police, with the assistance of the Texas Division of Public Security, are rigorously investigating what led to the crash and issued a lawsuit – much like a lawsuit – for not giving the girl precedence.

Buda’s police division mentioned that Jonathon was an integral a part of the division for the previous 4 years, and labored past his position as an animal management officer as a help particular person for data expertise and automobile operations.

“Jonathon was a buddy to many and can be remembered not just for the roles he stuffed, however for the intense spirit and convivial demeanor he delivered to work day-after-day,” Buda police mentioned.

Donations in help of Jonathon and Hunter will be made to the Maxwell Group Volunteer Hearth Division, PO Field 216, Maxwell, Texas 78656. Further preparations and knowledge will come as quickly as doable.

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