Venus at fault in fatal vehicle crash in Florida

Venus Williams Involved In Fatal Car Crash In Florida

Venus Williams Involved In Fatal Car Crash In Florida

Reuters reported that the investigating police officer said Williams was to blame for failing to yield the right of way to another motorist at a four-way intersection.

She wrote, "I am devasted and heartbroken by this accident".

"I am completely speechless, and it's just.yeah, I mean, I'm just".

At that point she began to cry and after an awkward silence left the room, before returning shortly afterwards, with the moderator suggesting subsequent questions focused on tennis.

Venus Williams temporarily left her interview with the press following her first-round win over Elise Mertens after a journalist asked her to discuss a June auto accident that led to a man's death.

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Williams told police she stopped in the median break when traffic forced her to stop, the police report said.

Maj. Paul Rogers says the crash remains under investigation.

Williams will play Wang Qiang of China on Wednesday in the Round of 64.

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Asked about her feelings during such a hard period, she tried to keep her answers limited to tennis at first.

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He added that the light was green when she entered the junction.

As for today's matches, the five-time Wimbledon singles champion beat Belgian's Elise Mertens on Court 1 Monday afternoon.

While Williams was not given a citation by police for the crash, she was found at fault for failing to yield the right of way, according to a police report filed by the Palm Beach Gardens Police Department.

Two weeks later, the elder ended up passing away as a result of the vehicle crash. Witnesses say the Barson's vehicle, which T-boned Williams auto, could not avoid hitting Williams's SUV.

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Last week Williams released a statement on Facebook saying that she was "heartbroken" and "devastated" by the death of Barson.

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