Tyson Gay’s 15-year old daughter Trinity Gay has been shot dead in Kentucky State, USA.
Witnesses reported Ms. Gay was caught in a shooting cross-fire between two cars , a grey Dodge Charger and a dark-colored sports car with tinted windows, outside the Cook Out restaurant early Sunday morning, BBC reports.
Police in Lexington City, Kentucky State, have said that Ms. Gay was hit in the neck during the firing exchange and is thought to have not been in any of the cars during the shoot-out.
Local media reported that she was rushed to University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital where she was announced dead an hour after arrival.
Ms. Gay was also a sprinter just like her father running track at Lafayette High School in Kentucky State.
Tyson Gay, confirmed her death to a US local TV station, WLEX-18.
“She didn’t make it. I’m so confused. She was just here last week for fall break. It’s so crazy. I have no idea what happened,”
Police managed to find the grey Dodger Charger and have two suspects in custody but are still searching for the other car.