Dana McWilliams, 19, and Christian Kennedy, 21, killed, Elaine O'Halloran, 24, injured in single-vehicle crash on South Shore Boulevard in Wellington, Florida

Modified Date: 
Sun, 12/10/2017 - 8:05am
Accident Date: 
Saturday, November 25, 2017

2 dead in high-speed Wellington crash

Both McWilliams and her front seat passenger were pronounced dead at the scene. The rear seat passenger, 24-year-old Elaine Halloran of Wellington, was transported to St. Mary's Medical Center for serious/critical injuries.

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Diaz said her daughter arrived in Florida about five weeks ago to continue working for equestrian trainer Maarten Huygens, who spends the summer training on a farm near McWilliams’ former home in Danbury, Conn.

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Fundraisers also were launched shortly after the crash for McWilliams’ and Kennedy’s families to help cover funeral expenses. The fundraiser for Kennedy’s family[4] topped its $25,000 goal with $30,552 as of Friday morning, and one for McWilliams’ family[5] has raised $19,195 of its $24,000 goal.     

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Elaine was left with spinal injuries in the crash and was taken to St Mary’s Medical Trauma Centre in West Palm Beach after the accident where she has since undergone reconstructive spinal surgery. A Gofundme page has been set up by Blake to help cover Elaine’s hospital stay and rehabilitation.


Type: Car Accident
People Involved: 
Dana McWilliams
Elaine O'Halloran
Christian Kennedy

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