LOS ANGELES — The 19-year-old daughter of “Moneyball” writer Michael Lewis and former MTV journalist Tabitha Soren has died in a Northern California freeway accident.
Dixie Lewis was a passenger in a car driven by her friend and former Berkeley High School classmate Ross Schultz, 20, who also died in the crash Tuesday afternoon. According to reports from her family and officials.
“We love you so much. and in pain like we’ve never experienced before,” Michael Lewis said in a statement to Berkeleyside. Communal news site that reported the first death. “She loved Ross, with whom she died. She loved to live and our hearts were so broken that I couldn̵7;t find words to describe how I felt.”
her family The Walker and Quinn brothers, along with the brothers, will “find a way to keep her memory alive when she’s gone,” said Michael Lewis, a statement from Schultz’s family said they would keep. his “Dear and present and find a way to remember him and Dixie forever.”
Schultz and Lewis were heading north on Highway 89 from Lake Tahoe to Truckee. When their sedan crossed the road and collided with a southern truck, California Highway Patrol Officer Jacob Williams told Berkeleyside.
Why is it unclear for a car passing through two yellow lines? and looking for witnesses to the crash Williams said The truck driver was slightly injured. According to the website, he is a 45-year-old Nevada man.
Calls to CHP for more information about the accident were not immediately responded to on Saturday.
Dixie Lewis graduated from high school last year and completed her freshman year at Pomona College, where she played on the Berkeleyside Schultz-based softball team as part of the high school championship football team. Completed second year at California State Polytechnic University Pomona
Several of Michael Lewis’s nonfiction books have been adapted for the film, including “Moneyball,” starring Brad Pitt, and “The Blind Side” with Sandra Bullock. Premonition: A Pandemic Story”
Lewis and Soren are MTV political reporters and photographers. got married in 1997