Originally written on Minus Twenty-Two  |  Last updated 10/24/14

SEATTLE - DECEMBER 6: Delanie Walker #46 of the San Francisco 49ers runs with the ball during their NFL game against the Seattle Seahawks on December 6, 2009 at Qwest Field in Seattle, Washington. The Seahawks defeated the 49ers 20-17. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr./Getty Images)
49ers tight end confirmed on Instagram on Wednesday that both his aunt and uncle were killed by a suspected drunk driver early Monday morning in Louisiana after watching him in the Super Bowl. Walker shared pictures of himself with Alice and Bryan Young in New Orleans with the following messages: Alice and bryan young my aunt and uncle was killed on Monday at 5 am after the super bowl by a drunk driver… We lost some good people they will be missed i love y’all so much.. Im going to miss y’all but i know they are in a better place.. According to The Times-Picayune, the Youngs were pulled over on the side of Interstate 10 outside of New Orleans at 5:30 Monday morning on their way back to their hotel in Baton Rouge when a 2002 Mercedes C230 plowed into their 2012 Nissan Altima “at a high rate of speed.” The driver, 26-year-old Nechole Thomas, was reportedly arrested on two counts of vehicular homicide, DWI and reckless operation of a vehicle. Both cars became engulfed in flames after ...
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