Chiefs’ Rashee Rice releases statement following Dallas car wreck: ‘I take full responsibility’


Kansas City Chiefs large receiver Rashee Rice launched an announcement after a “main” automobile crash he was concerned in Saturday in Dallas. 

After his lawyer, Royce West, a member of Texas Senate representing the twenty third district, launched an announcement saying Rice was cooperating with authorities, Rice reiterated his cooperation. 

“In the present day, I met with Dallas PD investigators relating to Saturday’s accident,” Rice stated in his assertion on Wednesday. “I take full accountability in my opinion on this matter and can proceed to cooperate with the required authorities. I sincerely apologize to everybody impacted in Saturday’s accident.”

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Kansas Metropolis Chiefs large receiver Rashee Rice earlier than an AFC West matchup in opposition to the Denver Broncos Oct. 12, 2023, at GEHA Discipline at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas Metropolis, Mo.  (Scott Winters/Icon Sportswire through Getty Pictures)

Authorities had been trying to find Rice after the automobile wreck on the North Central Expressway at roughly 6:20 p.m. Saturday night time. 

Dashcam footage of the wreck was taken on the expressway. Footage obtained by FOX 4 Dallas reveals the digital camera of Invoice Nabors’ car, which caught a Corvette and Lamborghini dashing down the left lane earlier than barreling right into a grey automobile and different automobiles in entrance of them. 

CHIEFS’ RASHEE RICE ‘COOPERATING WITH LOCAL AUTHORITIES’ AFTER DALLAS CAR CRASH: REPORT

Rice was allegedly concerned with the Corvette that was dashing. Nevertheless, FOX 4 Dallas reported Monday that an lawyer representing The Traditional Life-style confirmed Rice rented the Lamborghini SUV from The Traditional Life-style. He was presupposed to be the one particular person driving the car, in line with the corporate’s coverage. 

Dallas Police additionally informed Fox Information Digital occupants in each the Corvette and Lamborghini fled with out exchanging info or checking to see if anybody wanted assist. 

Rashee Rice looks on field

Rashee Rice of the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs warms up earlier than the Tremendous Bowl in opposition to the San Francisco 49ers at Allegiant Stadium Feb. 11, 2024, in Las Vegas. (Jamie Squire/Getty Pictures)

Two drivers of automobiles concerned within the crash had been handled for accidents, and two others had been taken to a hospital for minor accidents. 

Rice is a Texas native who performed highschool ball at Richland Excessive Faculty in North Richland Hills earlier than attending SMU. 

Rice was a standout rookie for the Chiefs final season after Kansas Metropolis took him within the second spherical of the 2023 NFL Draft. He turned Patrick Mahomes’ most trusted large receiver down the stretch of final season.

Rashee Rice vs Broncos

Rashee Rice of the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs walks off the sector after a sport in opposition to the Denver Broncos at Empower Discipline at Mile Excessive Oct. 29, 2023, in Denver, Colo. (Michael Owens/Getty Pictures)

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Rice totaled 938 yards and 7 touchdowns in the course of the common season on 79 receptions. 

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