The Talk of North Central Illinois

Upcoming Events

Sunday, Sep 21, 11:30 AM
Sunday, Sep 21, 3:00 PM
Sunday, Sep 21, 6:30 PM
Monday, Sep 22, 7:00 PM
Tuesday, Sep 23, 5:30 PM

Social Media

Find us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter




Alcohol related crash kills former Illini football player


A former player at the University of Illinois is dead and another is in jail charged with involuntary manslaughter following a car crash yesterday in Irving, Texas. Police say 25-year-old Jerry Brown, a passenger in the car driven by Josh Brent, died following the accident. Brent, a nose tackle with the Cowboys, was reportedly travelling at a high rate of speed on a service road of East State Highway 114 when he flipped his car. Brent failed a sobriety test and was booked in Irving City Jail on a charge of intoxication manslaughter. Brown and Brent were teammates on the Illini football squad for three years.

Comments

Your Local Station For:

Prescott Ford
Birthday Club - Sponsored by : New China Buffet, Culvers and DQ
Copyright © 2014 WRHL. WRHL. News Talk 1060am. All Rights Reserved.
Site by RiverBender.com