Syracuse Coach Jim Boeheim Hits, Kills Man Walking On Highway


Syracuse head basketball coach Jim Boeheim was reportedly behind the wheel of a automobile that struck and killed a person strolling on Interstate 690 late Wednesday night, in keeping with reports.

Boeheim, 74, had coached the Orange to a 69-49 victory in opposition to Louisville on the Carrier Dome earlier Wednesday night time.


“DA Bill Fitzpatrick advised the station (WSYR) that the person was exterior his automobile on Interstate 690 after being concerned in one other unrelated accident resulting from unhealthy climate. Boeheim’s automobile struck the person round midnight.”

According to reports, Boeheim is cooperating with the investigation, and no proof of alcohol or medicine was detected. He was reportedly touring on the correct velocity for the freeway when the deadly accident occurred.