Our heartfelt condolences go out to the Houston Rockets’ play-by-play announcer, Craig Ackerman, who lost both his parents in a one-vehicle car crash in Sugar Land, Texas, Tuesday.
According to Carol Christian, Houston Chronicle:
The parents of Houston Rockets basketball announcer Craig Ackerman died Tuesday in a one-vehicle accident in Sugar Land, officials confirmed.
Gerald Ackerman and his wife, Bonnie Ackerman, both 66, died as a result of their injuries in the accident about 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, said Sugar Land spokesman Doug Adolph.
Gerald Ackerman was driving a Ford Ranger pickup on Austin Parkway, approaching Williams Trace when he lost control and struck a light pole and then hit a tree, Adolph said.