KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Former Kansas Metropolis Chiefs assistant coach Britt Reid is scheduled to enter a plea Monday to felony driving whereas intoxicated inflicting critical damage after a 2021 automobile crash that significantly injured a younger lady.
Reid, son of Chiefs coach Andy Reid, is anticipated to plead responsible, Jackson County (Missouri) Circuit Court docket information present. He was scheduled to go to trial Sept. 26.
He faces as much as seven years in jail, The Kansas Metropolis Star reported.
Police stated Reid was intoxicated and dashing when he hit two parked automobiles on an entrance ramp close to Arrowhead Stadium in February 2021. A woman in one of many automobiles, Ariel Younger, who was 5 on the time, suffered a traumatic mind damage.
One of many autos he hit had stalled due to a useless battery and the second was owned by Ariel’s mom, who had arrived to assist, in accordance with charging paperwork.
Court docket information present Reid was driving about 84 mph shortly earlier than the collision and had a blood-alcohol stage of 0.113 two hours after the crash, police stated. The authorized restrict is 0.08.
Reid, who underwent emergency surgical procedure for a groin damage after the crash, was positioned on administrative depart. His job with the staff ended after the Chiefs allowed his contract to run out.
The Chiefs in November reached a confidential settlement with Ariel’s household to pay her ongoing medical remedy and different bills.