Report: Patriots’ James White’s father dies in Florida crash, mother in critical condition

Patriots’ James White losses father in car crash, mother in critical condition

New England Patriots' running back James White’s father was killed in a Sunday car crash in South Florida, and his mother remains in critical condition.

Andy Slater of Fox Sports 640 South Florida first reported the news via Twitter.

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According to the NFL Network, James White’s father, Tyrone White, was killed in the crash, but no update was immediately available on the extent of his mother, Lisa White’s, injuries.

Tyrone White was a captain in the Miami-Dade Police Department, WFXT reported.

James White, who was told about the crash prior to the Patriots' Sunday Night Football game against the Seattle Seahawks, is inactive for the game, the NFL Network reported.

The New England Patriots play the Miami Dolphins at Gillette Stadium on Dec. 29, 2019 in Foxborough, Massachusetts. Patriots’ running back James White’s father was killed in a car crash in South Florida on Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, and his mother remains in critical condition.
The New England Patriots play the Miami Dolphins at Gillette Stadium on Dec. 29, 2019 in Foxborough, Massachusetts. Patriots’ running back James White’s father was killed in a car crash in South Florida on Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, and his mother remains in critical condition. (Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)