Vigil set following death of Dixon High School student

David Palacio (Facebook photo)

JACKSONVILLE, Onslow County - Family and friends are set to gather to honor the life of a Dixon High School student killed in an accident.

A vigil is planned for David Palacio on Friday night. It will be held from 7-9 p.m. at the Freedom Fountain in Jacksonville.

Troopers say the accident happened on the morning of March 27 while Palacio was trying to get on the bus.