National Basketball Association agent Dan Fegan killed in auto accident


This was the case with National Basketball Association agent Dan Fegan, who was killed in a auto crash on Sunday.

The Colorado State Police said that Fegan tried to merge his SUV onto a highway before a commuter bus hit him, according to multiple reports. According to the Aspen Times, Fegan's five-year-old son and an unidentified 29-year-old woman were airlifted to a Denver hospital with serious injuries.

He was attempting to cross or merge on to the highway when his SUV was broadsided by the Roaring Fork Transportation Authority bus, the Colorado State Patrol said. Updates on their condition were not available Sunday night. He went on to represent clients such as Dwight Howard, Kris Humphries, Chandler Parsons, Ricky Rubio, John Wall, Yi Jianlian and Demarcus Cousins.

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After having ties with topmost basketball players in NBA, Fegan received an honourable mention from the Forbes magazine in 2016 and was named in the list of top NBA agents. Fegan was recently involved in a very much open split with the Independent Sports & Entertainment agency. Although they were "shaken up", the bus driver and passenger were not injured, RFTA CEO Dan Blankenship said. "We ask for privacy at this hard time".

Fegan's first client as a sports agent was his Yale Law School (he graduated from the school) fellow student and friend Chris Dudley.

Several NBA figures paid their respects on Twitter shortly after news of Fegan's death broke. This isn't fair but i know you are in a better place and we will have a glass of red again someday. Smart, ' Cuban wrote in an email to the Aspen Times.