GRANBURY, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A Granbury High School choir director was killed in a car accident Saturday evening, the school district announced on Sunday.

Jeremy Bowen (Granbury ISD)

Jeremy Bowen joined the high school’s choir program in June after coming from Granbury Middle School.

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According to an announcement when Bowen was hired, he was a graduate from Tarleton State University where he earned his bachelor’s degree in music. He previously taught at Denton Guyer High School and was a co-music director at First Christian Church.

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Counselors and pastors were made available for counseling at the Granbury High School auditorium on Sunday.