A Hays County sheriffs deputy who was critically injured in a traffic accident last month died today at an Austin hospital.
Struck by a vehicle while riding a bicycle en route to work on Aug. 25, Fernando Amaya suffered massive head injuries and was being treated in intensive care at Brakenridge Hospital. He died shortly after noon Thursday, Sheriff Allen Bridges said in a statement released this evening.
An account to benefit the family has been established in the name of Beatriz Amaya for Fernando Amaya at American National Bank. Donations can be made in person or by mailing donations to the bank, 2202 Hunter Road, San Marcos, Tx. 78666.
Amaya leaves a wife and two children, ages 11 and 13. Funeral arrangements are pending.Email | Print