Salado: Benefit to help family after death of local student

SALADO, Texas (KWTX) After the sudden death of a 13-year-old in Salado, the village is coming together to support his family.

Landon Sellers, a 7th grader at Salado Junior High School, died April 7. On Thursday, a benefit will be held at Barrow Brewery, located at 108 Royal Street in Salado, with proceeds going to Landon's family.

Happy Pizza Company, a local wood-fired pizza truck, is hosting the benefit from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Fifty percent of all sales that day will be given to the family to help with expenses.

There will be live music from the band Martian Folk, playing some of Landon's favorite songs.

Donations will be accepted at the benefit and there is also a GoFundMe set up for people who cannot attend.

A link to the GoFundMe page is posted above.