Kent Zavala Death | Obituary – A 20-year-old Crosby firefighter Kent Zavala has died at the age of 20 after he was ejected from his SUV into Galveston Bay on Sunday night, June 14, 2020.
Zavala’s body was recovered by members of Texas Equusearch. According to report, Kent Zavala and his dog were thrown into the water after a three-vehicle collision on Galveston’s I-45 Causeway. The incident happened around 8 p.m. Sunday.
Zavala and his dog were thrown into the waters of Galveston Bay. Zavala’s dog was later found but official’s couldn’t locate Zavala.
We’re sad to report that 20-year-old Kent Zavala’s body was found by a fisherman this morning, 🙏 Galveston police say Zavala, a Crosby firefighter, went missing Sunday night after he was ejected from a Jeep during a major three-vehicle crash -> https://t.co/p9vV4ibNBB. #abc13 pic.twitter.com/PDZbG7HisO
— Steve Campion (@SteveABC13) June 16, 2020
“We just need your hopes and prayers more than anything.” We just spoke w/missing firefighter Kent Zavala’s mom in Galveston as Texas Equusearch looks for him. The 20 y/o was ejected last PM during a crash on the causeway and landed in the water. More: @KHOU at 10:00 #khou11 pic.twitter.com/K5489wPECc
— Jason Miles (@JMilesKHOU) June 15, 2020
Hey guys, I want to start a fundraiser to help Kent Zavala’s family with laying him to rest. I have designed these shirts and ALL the proceeds will go to his family. Let me know if you’re interested. pic.twitter.com/UciK8ateY1
— Lexi Elizabeth (@lexipeery) June 16, 2020