Befall – (especially of something bad) happen to (someone)
I saw a bin fall (befall) on him, which is a terrible thing to happen to someone.
Examples of befall in a sentence
We prayed no harm would befall them on their dangerous journey.
He was warned many times of the horrors that would befall him in this place.
Many believed the village to be cursed with all the disasters that befall it's residents.