Badgers assistant Howard Moore seriously injured, wife and daughter killed in multi-vehicle crash
University of Wisconsin men’s basketball assistant coach Howard Moore was involved in a multiple-vehicle crash early Saturday morning in Michigan that included three fatalities, including two members of Moore’s family.
Moore’s daughter Jaidyn, age 9, died on the scene and his wife Jennifer, 46, died later at the hospital after being taken off life support. Moore was seriously injured, while his son Jerell, 13, escaped with minor injuries.
According to the Michigan State Police, 23-year-old Samantha Winchester of Ann Arbor was driving the wrong way on a highway northeast of Ann Arbor and caused the accident at 2:04 a.m. The female driver was pronounced dead at the scene, as was the minor in the vehicle that was hit.