11-Year-Old Daughter of Ex-MLS Player Brad Knighton Killed in Boating Accident!
2023/07/24

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A tragic boating accident in South Carolina resulted in the death of Olivia Knighton, the 11-year-old daughter of retired MLS player Brad Knighton. The accident occurred when Olivia's boat was rocked by the wake caused by another boat, causing nine out of the twelve occupants to go overboard.

Tragically, Olivia was struck by a propeller and succumbed to her injuries. Brad Knighton took to Instagram to share the devastating news, expressing the immense grief and sorrow that his family, including his wife Britney and their sons Owen and Brooks, is experiencing. They are still in disbelief that their bright and brilliant daughter's life was taken away so suddenly.

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Despite the overwhelming pain, the family is determined to find strength and support each other through this difficult time.

Olivia was a passionate soccer fan, particularly dedicated to the New England Revolution. The team paid tribute to her by holding up a jersey with her name on it during their match. They also shared a photo of Olivia on the scoreboard to honor her memory. Knighton expressed his gratitude for the team's support and requested prayers from the community. The loss of Olivia has deeply affected the entire community, as she was known for her love of soccer and her vibrant spirit. The Knighton family is relying on the support and prayers of their loved ones and fans to help them navigate through this unimaginable tragedy.

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