A FLASH FLOOD WATCH is in effect until midnight for Lee County. Strong thunderstorms will continue to be possible, across the Brazos Valley, this evening. Winds in excess of 40-60mph are the main concern, within the strongest activity.Heavy rainfall between 1" and 3" has the potential to cause localized flash flooding in a few locations.
Dr. Royal Benson died Tuesday morning from respiratory complications.
He was 56 years old.
According to family members, Dr. Benson passed away just after 11 a.m. Tuesday after being taken off of life support.
Benson was first taken to the College Station Medical Center on February 17th with breathing problems and was admitted to the intensive care unit.
Royal Benson was a well known OB/GYN specialist who had worked in Bryan-College Station for many years. He graduated from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine, in Lubbock.
Funeral arrangements are pending.
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