Student's death leads Bullard school ...

Student's death leads Bullard school officials to discuss calling for TxDOT to fix dangerous road

There are 4 comments on the Jacksonville Daily Progress story from Jan 18, 2008, titled Student's death leads Bullard school officials to discuss calling for TxDOT to fix dangerous road. In it, Jacksonville Daily Progress reports that:

“There's a tremendous, tremendous amount of traffic on that road before school each morning. That's not the way it was in the old Bullard community, but it's that way now”

The automobile wreck that claimed the life last week of Bullard High School student James Compton still weighed heavily upon on the minds of school officials Monday during the the Bullard Independent School ... via Jacksonville Daily Progress

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Druecilla

Longview, TX

#1 Feb 18, 2008
James will be missed and it is all because of that idiotic road it needs to be fixed and it is sad that it took somebody like James loosing his life for something to get done! That is not right!
Justice

Tyler, TX

#2 Feb 19, 2008
They need to fix School House Road as well before there is a fatal accident
mark

Mabank, TX

#3 Sep 25, 2008
James was my best friend. I play as well in the band, and to think. They haven't done a thing to the road yet. How many lives do we have to lose before somethings actually done. it makes me sick
Traffic Master

Humble, TX

#4 Sep 26, 2008
mark wrote:
James was my best friend. I play as well in the band, and to think. They haven't done a thing to the road yet. How many lives do we have to lose before somethings actually done. it makes me sick
What do you want them to do? There are signs indicating you need to slow down in the curve. Hundreds, maybe thousands, of people travel it everyday and are not killed. james was going to fast for weather conditions that day. Tragic - but that's reality.

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