The Kansas Metropolis Chiefs confirmed in an announcement that assistant linebackers coach Britt Reid, the son of head coach Andy Reid, was concerned in a multiple-vehicle crash Thursday night time in Kansas Metropolis.
In response to Kansas Metropolis’s 41 Motion Information and The Kansas Metropolis Star, two younger kids had been injured within the collision — a 4-year-old and 5-year-old. The experiences stated each had been hospitalized, with the 5-year-old struggling life-threatening accidents.
The Chiefs’ assertion launched Friday night learn, “The group has been made conscious of a multi-vehicle accident involving Outdoors Linebackers Coach, Britt Reid. We’re within the means of gathering info, and we may have no additional remark presently. Our ideas and prayers are with everybody concerned.”
The Chiefs are scheduled to reach in Tampa, Florida, on Saturday for Sunday’s Tremendous Bowl 55 towards the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Reid isn’t anticipated to make the journey, based on an individual with data of the scenario, who spoke on situation of anonymity as a result of the workforce had not made an announcement on that resolution.
Reid, 35, has labored on the Chiefs’ teaching employees since 2013.
The three-vehicle crash occurred shortly after 9 p.m. Central time, Thursday south of the Chiefs’ follow facility, based on 41 Motion Information, the place Reid’s automobile struck a stranded automobile. The driving force and two kids had been within the automobile on the time.
The TV station reported that, based on a search warrant, a Kansas Metropolis police officer reported a odor of alcohol. The station additionally stated that based on the warrant, Reid informed police he had two to a few drinks.
Captain Dave Jackson of the Kansas Metropolis Police, when contacted USA TODAY Sports activities, wouldn’t affirm any names of these concerned in an incident on the location within the TV station report however present these particulars:
“AIS responded to satisfy MPD and EPD in regard to a 3 automobile collision, with life threatening accidents. A gray Chevy Impala was on the southbound entrance ramp from Stadium Drive. The Chevy Impala ran out of fuel and was initially stopped with flashers on, however the battery was dying. The driving force and lone occupant of the Chevy Impala referred to as his cousins for assist. The cousins responded and parked their silver Chevy Traverse, south of the stranded Chevy Impala, with their lights on. A white Ram Laramie Sport pickup was touring on the doorway ramp, to get on southbound I-435. The Ram pickup struck the left entrance of the stranded Chevy Impala. The Ram continued south and slammed into the rear of the stopped Chevy Traverse. The driving force of the Chevy Impala was sitting inside his automobile on the time of the primary collision. He was not injured within the collision. The driving force of the Chevy Traverse and the entrance seat grownup passenger weren’t injured within the collision. A 4 12 months outdated within the again seat of the Chevy Traverse was transported to an space hospital with non-life threatening accidents. A 5 12 months outdated within the again seat of the Chevy Traverse was transported to an space hospital with life threatening accidents. The driving force of the Ram pickup acquired non-life threatening accidents. Impairment is beneath investigation.”