Venus Williams Breaks Down During Press Conference While Addressing Fatal Car Wreck (Video)
Venus Williams breaks down during a press conference when asked about the fatal car accident she was involved in. Get the scoop and see video.
Venus Williams is still coping with the fact that a car accident she was involved in claimed the life of a 78-year-old man.
The tennis star was recently sued for wrongful death by the victim’s widow after she was found at fault for the fatal wreck.
After her opening match win at Wimbledon, Venus broke down when was asked about the accident during the press conference.
Venus Williams got emotional in her Wimbledon press conference when asked about her car accident pic.twitter.com/ROra21j8KY
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In a post on her Facebook page, Venus wrote:
I am devasted and heartbroken by this accident. My heartfelt condolences go out to the family and friends of Jerome Barson and I continue to keep them in my thoughts and prayers.
No one knows what Venus is dealing with internally or the guilt she may feel.
I pray God comforts everyone involved in this terrible ordeal.