Author Michael Lewis' Daughter Dead at 19 After Car Crash

Moneyball writer Michael Lewis is grieving the unfortunate loss of his 19-year-old child, Dixie Lewis.

The teenager and also 20-year-old Ross Schulz passed away in a vehicle mishap that occurred Tuesday, May 25, in Truckee, Calif., her family members validated to the San Francisco Chronicle various other Berkeleyside.

“We loved her so much and are in a kind of pain none of us has experienced,” Lewis claimed in a declaration. “She loved Ross, with whom she died. She loved to live and our hearts are so broken they can’t find the words to describe the feeling. Her mother, Tabitha, and I, and her brother Walker and sister Quinn are going to find ways for her memory to live in her absence. “

According to a California Highway Patrol accident record gotten by E! News, Ross was driving northbound on State Route 89 when his 2014 Ford Fusion got in the southbound lane and also struck a Freightliner semi vehicle directly. Both Ross and also Dixie, that was riding traveler, were noticable dead at the scene.

The vehicle driver of the semi-truck, determined by CHP as a 45-year-old man, endured small injuries.