Zaxby's hosts fundraiser to benefit Ben Johnson Memorial Fund
Fleming Island High sophomore died after collapsing in school's weight room
FLEMING ISLAND, Fla. – The Zaxby's restaurant in Fleming Island hosted a fundraiser Monday night to help the family of Ben Johnson.
Johnson, a Fleming Island High School sophomore, died last month of cardiac arrest and irreversible brain damage after collapsing in the school's weight room.
Monday's event was held from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Zaxby's on County Road 220.
The proceeds will benefit the Ben Johnson Memorial Foundation.
The event also featured a table where guests could write their favorite memories of Johnson or encouraging words for the family.
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