Ex-coach Bobby Bowden's grandson killed in car crash

  • Grandson of the former Florida State football coach died when his car flipped into a ditch in Florida. 

    Reports suggest that Bobby Bowden's 23-year-old grandson named Taylor Jeffrey Bowden was in the vehicle with driver Rafael Fernandes De Aguiar Valim, who also died in the crash. Robert Lewis Edwards, the third man in the car, was rescued after he spent hours in the water. 

    Bobby Bowden mentioned that the whole family celebrated Christmas this year as well as Taylor's graduation. "We will cherish those last memories together with T.J. forever."

    Taylor's father Jeff Bowden said he can't express the grief he feels. "Please keep us in your prayers."

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