This is absolutely heartbreaking.
On Wednesday, the tragic news was passed down that the girlfriend of Cleveland Browns defensive end Chris Smith tragically lost her life after a terrible car accident.
She had just given birth to their daughter four weeks ago.
Smith was said to be driving a 2019 Lamborghini when his tire blew, causing the car to strike the center median wall, according to Cleveland police. When he and his girlfriend, 26-year-old Petara Cordero, got out of the car — a woman in a Mazda was said to have hit the passenger’s side of the Lamborghini and Cordero, who was standing on the shoulder.
She was pronounced dead at Fairview Hospital a short time later. Smith was not injured and not impaired
According to police, the driver of the other car admitted to have been drinking.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to his family.