Devin Willock the redshirt sophomore on the University of Georgia football team, and also Chandler LeCroy, a football recruiting officer died unexpectedly in a car accident that shook the world on Sunday. So it was deep disheartening news that two of the stars in the university took an unexpected untimely departure.
Let us have a brief look into the accident that happened on Sunday that left the dreams of the Bulldogs shattered.
Georgia OL Devin Willock, Recruiting Staffer Die In Car Crash
As per reports, the two of them died early on Sunday in a car crash in just a matter of few hours after the bulldogs celebrated their riveting second straight national championship with a long parade and a big ceremony. Other than Devin Willock and Chandler LeCroy, the other two members of the team were also injured in the unexpected crash, that occurred in Athens, south of the Georgia campus.
Even though the other two members were unable to be identified during the initial stage, the school said that the two is in stable condition. As per sources, the incident occurred at 2.45 am approximately.
On Saturday, Georgia had a remarkable win, and that marked their 65-7 rout of TCU in the National Championship game they were thrilled to bits about their win and they conducted a parade and ceremony.
Before confirming the identities of the two people, the police stated that a male passenger of age twenty-one and a female passenger of age twenty-six sustained minor injuries and the latter with serious injuries. But after they were pronounced to death, their identities were revealed and the news just trampled the Georgia university beneath the soil.
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Devin Willock Died on the spot
The twenty-year-old effluent star of the university was reportedly dead at the scene. And as per the initial investigation, it reports that a Ford Expedition “left the roadway, striking two power poles and several trees”. So as it concludes, the car might have gone uncontrollable and collided with the trees and power polls that cause the two of them to have an unexpected on-the-spot death.
Chandler LeCroy was the one who drove the car and after the crash, he was taken to the hospital, as soon as possible, but the sophisticated recruiting analyst for the Bulldogs died due to the fatal injuries.
Kirby Smar, the compelling coach of Georgia stated
“We are all heartbroken and devastated with the loss of Devin Willock and Chandler LeCroy. Devin was an astounding young man in every way. He was always smiling, was a great teammate, and joy to coach. LeCroy was a valuable member of our football staff and brought an incredible attitude and energy every single day. We grieve with their families for this tragic loss and will support them in every way possible”.
The investigating officers said that the incident is still under investigation and they could not actually determine the actual cause that led to this massive crash. So when the news broke out the whole Georgia family is absolutely devastated by this unexpected tragic loss and they lost their football student-athlete and football staff member in just a matter of few hours all at once.
The School stated that “Devin and Chandler were two special people who meant so much to the University of Georgia, our football program, and our athletic department. We ask that everyone keep their families in your prayers during this very difficult time”.
A few hours before the accident, the effulgent star Devin Willock retweeted a post where one of his young fans was so pleased to see him and the winner even let the youngster wear his championship ring.
After the death news broke out, football fans are deeply mourning and they couldn’t control their tragic loss. The unbearable news was indeed startling and the unexpected catastrophe that came in the form of a car crash leaves a cataclysmic hole in everyone’s hearts.
Tributes were overpouring all over the internet after the news broke out and people across the globe are praying for the well-being of their bereaving families. This unexpected news would undoubtedly devastate their families, as they would be avidly waiting for them to get back home after their remarkable celebration.
Now the families who expected their return would have to see their dead bodies and how they will cope with this tremendous loss is unimaginable.