According to a recent news article from the New York Daily News, National Football League (NFL) running back Isaiah Pead just lost part of his leg in a serious car accident. Pead had played three games for the Miami Dolphins this season before he was cut and released from the team. While it had not been clear whether another team would pick him up in the future, it now appears certain that his NFL career is over as result of this serious car accident.
Authorities reported the 26-year-old Pead was driving his 2011 Cadillac when he lost control of the vehicle. At that point, he crashed through a metal guardrail and drove off the side of the interstate highway on which he was traveling. It is believed that he was driving at a high rate of speed at the time he lost control. Continue reading