According to The Orlando Sentinel, 20 year old Keri DeMott, the daughter of former WWE NXT head trainer Bill DeMott, passed away after a head-on crash in Brevard County, Florida on Saturday morning.
According to the report, DeMott was driving a 2001 Honda CRV on State Road 407 when the crashed occurred at around 12:30am. The other driver involved in the crash was 22-year-old Keith Pumphrey of Melbourne, FL and he remains in critical condition.
Pumphrey’s 2004 Honda Pilot reportedly veered into DeMott’s lane and hit her head-on. The crash remains under investigation and charges are pending.
Former WWE and WCW star Shane “Hurricane” Helms posted the following reaction on Twitter:
My thoughts and condolences go out to @BillDeMott who’s going thru a tragedy that no one should have to. Completely heartbreaking.
— Gregory Shane Helms (@ShaneHelmsCom) October 12, 2015
On behalf of the entire WZ staff, I would like to offer my deepest condolences to Bill DeMott, his family and friends.