A harrowing expertise. Savannah Chrisley spoke out about her brother Grayson‘s automobile accident for the primary time.
“He was on the interstate. I believe one other automobile was, like, weaving out and in of visitors,” the Sassy by Savannah founder, 25, defined in the course of the Tuesday, November 29, episode of her “Unlocked” podcast on PodcastOne. “I believe everybody within the state of affairs simply overcorrected due to this one automobile.”
Grayson, 16, was concerned in a automobile crash on November 12 and sustained accidents that required remedy at a hospital. “His automobile’s totaled,” Savannah added. “It was unhealthy.”
Information of the teenager’s accident broke days earlier than his dad and mom, Todd and Julie Chrisley, had been sentenced to a mixed 19 years in jail following their June conviction for tax fraud. Savannah revealed that her little brother was anxious about inflicting additional bother for his household forward of the sentencing.
“The very first thing that he stated was, ‘This was the very last thing that everybody wanted,’” Savannah recalled. “Dad was like, ‘Grayson, you’re alive, you’re secure, who cares? It’s a automobile, that’s what insurance coverage is for. You’re alive and also you’re secure and also you’re effectively.’”
Savannah revealed that her sibling known as her first earlier than dialing Julie, 49. “I believe he known as me as a result of he was so afraid of getting in bother, and he thought I might save him from it,” the wonder entrepreneur defined. “He made it sound like a fender bender. Y’all, after I inform you the entire entrance of his truck … like, each airbag deployed. It was unhealthy. After I confirmed up and noticed it, actually my coronary heart sank.”
Whereas the automobile was destroyed, its driver is in significantly better form. “He’s OK,” Savannah informed listeners. “He’s beat up, however he’s OK. It might have been worse.”
The Georgia native recorded the most recent episode of her podcast with Julie earlier than the sentencing, which occurred on November 21. Julie was sentenced to seven years in jail, whereas her husband, 53, was ordered to finish 12 years.
“Yesterday was a troublesome day for the Chrisley household,” the couple’s legal professional informed Us Weekly in a press release on November 22. “However Todd and Julie are individuals of religion, and that religion offers them power as they enchantment their convictions.”
Within the pre-taped episode, Julie once more denied the costs towards her and her husband. “I take into consideration the state of affairs that we’re coping with proper now, and I’m serious about I’ve by no means gone out right here and harm a soul,” she stated. “I’ve by no means gone out right here and deliberately tried to do something that I wasn’t purported to do, and look the place I’m standing proper now. How is that proper?”
Savannah, for her half, slammed the justice system, claiming that her dad and mom have been handled extra unfairly than perpetrators of extra violent crimes. “Have a look at all the pieces that we’re going via. How is that simply?” the Rising Up Chrisley alum stated. “It’s not whenever you’ve obtained rapists and murderers and traffickers and all these individuals out right here however but, what? They only get a slap on the wrist.”