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Killed was Don Walling, son of Mr and Mrs Harold
Walling, of M Richland Hills. The boy and several
companions were riding in the bed of a pickup truck in
Wise County, when the truck was sideswiped by a passing
car. The collision threw Don from the truck. Another
youth, 11 year old Mark Odom of#M Richland Hills,
was injured. He's hospitalized in fair condition.
Weekley was arrested this afternoon at his home at 15
Valley Ridge Road, after charges were filed against him
in Wise County. The oil man was before peace
justice Boorman, who set bond at ten thousand dollars.
Weekley, represented by attorney Jerry Muikd, later
posted the bond and was released.
A Fort Worth oil man, 82 year old Burton Weekley, has
been charged with failure to stop and render aid, in
connection with the hit.and-run death of a ten year old
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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Suspect], item, August 4, 1968; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1010833/m1/1/: accessed November 18, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.