Tennis Star Venus Williams Found Innocent in Fatal Accident in Florida

News by Riya Published on 11 Jul,2017 Updated on 11 Jul,2017

American tennis legend Venus William’s is possibly not guilty of the fatal accident in Florida in this June. The newly released video of the fatal accident involving tennis player reveals more details about the June 9 crash.

Tennis star Venus Williams

Tennis star Venus Williams


Jerome Barson, 78 who was severely injured in the accident died on June 22, about two weeks after the accident. His car crashed against Venus Williams’ on June 9. While Williams didn’t suffer any major injuries, Barson has lost his life.

The Palm Beach Gardens’ police retrieved surveillance video of the mortal crash which shows the legendary tennis star blocking a Palm Beach Gardens intersection. The policemen have said she is not a guilty of the fatal accident as she lawfully entered the intersection on a circular green traffic signal.

The footage shows Williams attempting to travel due north through the intersection to Ballenlsles Drive when a Nissan Altima driven by Jerome Barson’s wife enters causing a massive collision. Jerome suffered a head trauma and internal bleeding from the accident and later died.