Venus Williams breaks downVenus Williams Breaks Down Discussing Fatal Car Accident

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.

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After her opening match win at Wimbledon, Venus broke down when was asked about the accident during the press conference.


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.

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