Lincoln University Football Player Dies in Car Accident
WARRENSBURG - A Lincoln University football player died in a car accident Saturday morning in Warrensburg.
Joe Jackson-Parks, 18, was a freshmen offensive lineman for the Blue Tigers.
According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, Jackson-Parks was a passenger in the vehicle when the driver, Saul E. Solis, 22, crested a hill and lost control. The car hit a tree and the collision killed both Jackson-Parks and Solis at the scene. A third passenger, Monique Y. Hardy, 22, suffered serious injuries and was taken by helicopter to Research Medical Center in Kansas City.
A memorial service will be held at Lincoln University in Jason Gymnasium on Dec. 2 at 10:00 a.m.