Funeral services announced for wheelchair bound man killed in Broussard crash


Memorial Services for Ashton Edward Hurst will be held Thursday, October 25, at Our Savior’s Church Midtown, beginning at 11 am.

Hurst, 37, passed away in a car crash last week in Broussard on Hwy.90. 

According to police, Hurst was wheelchair bound and attempted to cross the roadway when he struck and killed.  

He was a paraplegic for over 21 years, according to his obit.

In lieu of flowers, the family ask that donations be made to Lafayette Rollin’ Ragin Cajuns, c/o Lafayette Recreation & Parks Department Adult Wheelchair Basketball Program, PO Box 52113, Lafayette, La.or Goodwill.

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