Venus Williams is finally speaking up about that fatal car accident — probably against the advice of legal counsel.
In case you haven’t heard, the tennis star was found at fault for a car accident in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida on June 9, in which a 78-year-old man named Jerome Barson was killed.
Jerome’s wife Linda Barson, who was also in the car, has reportedly already filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Venus.
That makes is all the more surprising to us she has made a public statement, something attorneys so often advise against.
Venus took to Facebook to write:
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