Vikings rookie Khyree Jackson among three killed in Maryland car crash

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Published 2024-07-07
Three men, including Minnesota Vikings rookie Khyree Jackson, were killed after their car was struck by another vehicle traveling at high speed. Among those speaking out about the devastating event are Jackson's grandfather and his former high school football coach, who previously coached all three of the young men. WRC's Derrick Ward reports.

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All Comments (21)
  • @thefilthelement
    the driver causing the crash is fine, while three young men were killed... this is just stupid
  • Such a tragedy. The young man wasn't a typical college football player, either. Worked full-time at a grocery store and was literally a walk-on in college football. He would have been an inspiration to other young men who were overlooked for a sports scholarship. At least he signed his contract in May, so the money will help his family. My condolences to all who loved him.
  • @mammajamma4397
    I was literally driving on that road this weekend. Moments like this really remind you how precious and unpromised life is. my deepest condolences
  • @migzz7976
    Crash took out three young men all with futures…condolences to their families.
  • @marvin7533
    I couldn't imagine being a family member and friend being on the scene looking at the aftermath.
  • @JeffWelsh-pc6kw
    The bond these men had...and to die all together it's heartbreaking.
  • @VIOIYTIOE
    In addition to a number of other accusations, the motorist who caused the collision BETTER face three counts of vehicular manslaughter. This is absurd. That vehicle was utterly destroyed.
  • @Blue2crows
    It’s heartbreaking to see the family mourn there loss. Be grateful for today.
  • @robertfox8855
    Nothing good happens after midnight !! As a 32 year police officer I can tell you that’s a Fact! So sorry for the families involved!
  • My heart breaks for the family and friends of the three young men. All of you have my deepest sympathy for your losses.
  • @nancyharman4795
    Rest in Peace to the three victims. Prayers for strength and healing to their family and friends. 😞
  • @BruceMusto
    What a terrible shame. Three young lives gone in an instant. So sad.
  • @naitjj1
    the shoes on the ground is so heartbreaking, praying for their loved ones and may they rest in peace. if you decide to drink pls do not get behind the wheel
  • @Cindy54504
    This is a tragic ending for these young men that had their whole lives ahead of them.💔
  • @Mindthatbiz
    That driver who caused this crash BETTER be charged with 3 counts of vehicular manslaughter amount a host of other charges. This is ridiculous. That car literally was ripped to shreds. 😭
  • @user-ye3np6yd4m
    There's 1,000,000 HS football players. 75,000 make it to the NCAA. 16,000 become draft eligible. 250 are drafted. 75 make it onto a NFL team roster. The odds and likelihood of doing what Khyree Jackson did are so insanely remote, it makes what happened all the more tragic.
  • @LK-bz9sk
    The damage to the Charger is just horrible. Turned my stomach. RIP young men.
  • @DvonCarr
    I would NEVER be the same MENTALLY had i seen THIS happen with my OWN eyes. Just SAD for the families of all involved.
  • @5.2litrecat45
    The damage to the Charger seems to indicate the silver car wasn't the only one traveling at a high rate of speed.