Reid endured non-life-threatening accidents, but two kids in a vehicle involved in the crash were severely injured, including one with life threatening accidents.
Head coach Andy Reid issued a declaration at a postgame press conference Sunday night, stating,"My heart goes out to those who were involved with the injury -- specifically the household with the tiny woman who's fighting for her life"
"And listen, it is a difficult situation -- I can not comment about it any more than that which I'm here -- therefore the queries which you have I am gonna need to turn down those in this moment," he continued. "But only from an individual perspective, my heart bleeds for everyone involved in this."
From the Chiefs' first statement, the group stated:"The company was made aware of a multi-vehicle accident between Outside Linebackers Coach, Britt Reid. We're in the process of collecting information, and we'll have no additional comment at this moment. Our thoughts and prayers are with everybody involved."
The incident happened Thursday night in about 9 pm near the Chiefs' practice facility in the Truman Sports Complex, according to authorities.
Reid struck a vehicle that had run out of petrol on the side of the street, resulting in a chain reaction which struck the other car belonging to relatives helping the stranded car, according to authorities. A 5-year-old at the next automobile endured life-threatening injuries, even though a 4-year-old in that automobile suffered non-life-threatening accidents, authorities said. The 5-year-old stayed in critical condition on Saturday, authorities said.
The driver of this automobile Reid hit and two adults at the second car weren't hurt.
According to a merit acquired by ESPN, Reid confessed to being the driver of this Ram Laramie which resulted in the crash. A officer that arrived at the scene of the wreck stated that he can smell a"moderate odor" of alcohol Reid, which his eyes were bloodshot. When asked if he was drinking, Reid reportedly stated he had just two to three drinks and had taken Adderall, according to the warrant.
After complaining of abdominal pain, Reid was hauled to a nearby hospital, where he was being detected for"indications of disability," in accordance with the merit.
The merit also notes that Reid has"multiple previous DUI contacts"
The Chiefs was in Kansas City because of COVID-19 protocols.
He is hospitalized for days because of his injuries, the source added.
The Kansas City Police Department confirmed to ABC News when there are fees in this situation, they won't be filed until after the Super Bowl, as a standard investigation of this type would require at least a couple weeks.
Since 2013, Reid has worked together with his dad, who's coached in the NFL since 1992 and taken the Eagles and Chiefs into the Super Bowl. Andy Reid won his first name with Kansas City this past year.
Britt Reid pleaded guilty to simple assault and flashing a gun at another motorist in a road rage incident in 2007, based on Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, court documents, and served jail time. While in prison, he insisted guilty into a charge of driving under the influence of a regulated substance by another incident, court documents show.
He paid fines.