On Wednesday morning, August 9th, a crash occurred, causing the death of Landon Bourque, a 15-year-old student at Frisco ISD, while he was commuting to school on his bicycle. The accident took place near the boundary between Frisco and McKinney, right in front of Roach Middle School. Landon, who was a sophomore at Frisco Heritage High School, was also a member of the football team.
Landon was hit by a vehicle when he was riding his bike and crossing the street, as confirmed by local authorities. The collision occurred on the first day of the school year in the district. This occurrence has raised safety concerns about the road where the collision transpired.
The Frisco Independent School District community is grieving the loss of Landon and expressing condolences to his family and friends. The district has offered counseling services to students and staff who require support during this challenging time.
This unfortunate incident reminds drivers to be even more careful and vigilant of their surroundings, particularly in school zones and areas where students walk or bike to school.