Sister of Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas dies in car crash
|04.15.17 at 8:01 pm ET|
Chyna J. Thomas, the 22-year-old sister of Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas, was killed in a one-car crash early Saturday morning on Interstate-5 in Federal Way, Wash.
According to multiple reports, the accident occurred at approximately 5 a.m. Per Washington State Police, Thomas’ 1998 Toyota Camry drifted off and into a Jersey barrier. The barrier resided approximately 50 feet off the road
It was also reported that she was not wearing her seat belt.
Some in Isaiah Thomas's inner circle are headed to Boston in the morning to be here with him.
— Adam Himmelsbach (@AdamHimmelsbach) April 15, 2017
We are terribly saddened by the tragic loss of Chyna Thomas. The thoughts & prayers of the entire organization are with Isaiah & his family.
— Boston Celtics (@celtics) April 16, 2017
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver released the following statement regarding the passing of Chyna Thomas, sister of Isaiah Thomas of the Celtics. pic.twitter.com/iPOFte2jzM
— NBA (@NBA) April 16, 2017
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