Tragic news out of New Boston Texas with reports that a High School senior was killed in what is believed to be an accidental shooting.

Semaj Williams was shot and killed Wednesday night (8/21) at the Fawcett Carwash in downtown New Boston. It has been reported that the accidental shooter is New Boston Lions quaterback Aaron Conkleton.


New Boston Police are investigating, but it is believed that the shooting was just a tragic accident. No arrests have been made at the time of this posting.

It is believed that Williams, Conkleton, and a third teen were detailing a vehicle at the carwash and found the gun believed to have been involved inside the pick-up truck.

Williams was shot once. His body has been sent to Dallas for an autopsy.

We will post more info as it becomes available...

Such a tragic story... our thoughts and prayers are with all involved.