Buck Jones Killed

Country singer Buck Jones was killed March 17th when he was struck by a vehicle while walking along Interstate 30 in Texas.

Jones, 33, was looking for a mile marker to help identify his location so that AAA could send someone to help with a blown tire on his vehicle. He and his guitarist, Jon Byrd, were on their way to Dublin, Texas, to perform at a private party.

The driver of the vehicle that struck Jones was being held on a charge of intoxicated manslaughter with a vehicle, with bond set at $50,000 at press time.