School Bus Hit and Run

RICHMOND, FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - The Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office has arrested the driver that allegedly fled from a head-on school bus crash.

On October 14, 2019 a two vehicle crash occurred on the 3400 block of McCrary Road in the Richmond area of Fort Bend County. The person responsible was driving a gray pick-up truck and slammed into a school bus. The driver of the bus was not injured. The suspect left his damaged truck and fled the scene.

Benjamin Ayala, 33, of Houston was arrested on November 26, 2019. He is charged with the crash. His bond has been set at $500.

“I want to thank the Traffic Unit for their hard work and diligence,” said Sheriff Troy Nehls. “We are now able to hold an individual responsible.”

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