Police found Venus Williams at fault in a fatal car accident that injured the other driver and killed her husband.
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Venus Williams was involved in a car accident on June 9 that injured the other driver and killed her husband, who was a passenger in the car.Police reportedly found Venus Williams at fault in the accident.The family of the dead man is reportedly now suing Williams for wrongful death.
Venus Williams is being sued for the wrongful death of a man killed in a car accident with the tennis champion. According to TMZ
, a wrongful death lawsuit was filed by Michael Steinger, the injury attorney new orleans
for the family of Jerome Barson.
Barson, 78, died from fatal injuries caused in a car accident with Williams on June 9. Barson was the passenger in the car that crashed with Williams. His wife, Linda, was driving.
The news site reports that the suit "seeks unspecified damages for loss of companionship for both Linda and their family, loss of earnings, pain, and suffering, as well as medical and funeral expenses."As previously reported by TMZ
told police that she was approaching an intersection when Williams' SUV entered the intersection, causing the other car to T-bone Williams' vehicle.