Reid was additionally damage.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas Metropolis Chiefs linebackers coach Britt Reid, who can be the son of Head Coach Andy Reid, has been concerned in a automobile crash that left a 5-year-old with life-threatening accidents, based on ESPN.
He won’t coach within the Tremendous Bowl, says NFL Community insider Ian Rapoport.
The crash occurred Thursday evening however did not make headlines till Friday. Police say a automobile ran out of gasoline on an I-435 on-ramp late Thursday in Kansas Metropolis. A second automobile confirmed as much as assist. Whereas these two vehicles have been there, native tv station KSHB stories Reid was driving alongside in a pickup truck and hit each vehicles.
The 5-year-old little one and a 4-year-old have been each within the again seat of the second automobile. The youngsters have been rushed to an area hospital, the place the older little one has life-threatening accidents. The 4-year-old’s accidents usually are not thought of life-threatening, based on ESPN.
Reid, 35, was damage however is anticipated to be OK.
Citing a search warrant, KSHB stories an officer famous Reid’s eyes have been bloodshot, and the officer smelled “a reasonable odor of alcoholic drinks.” Reid reportedly instructed the officer he’d had two or three drinks.
The crash stays underneath investigation by regulation enforcement.
“The group has been made conscious of a multi-vehicle accident involving Outdoors Linebackers Coach, Britt Reid,” the Chiefs mentioned in a press release to 10 Tampa Bay. “We’re within the technique of gathering info, and we may have no additional remark presently. Our ideas and prayers are with everybody concerned.”
Again in 2008, Reid pleaded responsible to DUI and drug fees. Based on the Related Press, these fees stemmed from him driving right into a purchasing cart in a car parking zone at a sporting items retailer.
Reid additionally has a earlier highway rage cost on his report. In 2007, he was sentenced to 8-23 months in jail for flashing a gun at one other driver.
Reid has been on the Chiefs’ employees since 2013 and was promoted to exterior linebackers coach in 2019, based on USA TODAY.
The Chiefs are scheduled to fly to Tampa on Saturday. They’ll face the Buccaneers on Sunday in Tremendous Bowl LV at Raymond James Stadium.
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