16-year-old boy killed while twerking on top of female friend’s jeepBy Mason White 4:36 PM November 26, 2015
By: Chan Yuan
(Scroll down for video) A mother said that her son was a comedian who liked to make everyone laugh, and she believes that his life ended while he was doing so.
The family is mourning the loss of 16-year-old Alex Desalis of Georgia, who was killed while trying to make his teenage friend laugh.
Kenneth and Michelle Guthrie said that Alex, met his female friend who was driving a jeep. He jumped onto the hood of her car and began twerking to make the girl laugh.
However, he slipped from the car head first and he was run over by the vehicle. He suffered extensive brain injuries and two punctured lungs.
He was rushed to the Grady Memorial Hospital. He was removed from life support and he died the next day.
Alex’s parents said that they do not want the 16-year-old girl who caused their son’s death to be jailed. They do not even want her to serve probation over the death.
The couple said that the teenager was a good friend of their son. The victim’s mother said that she wants to hug the suspect and tell her that it was not her fault because it was an accident.
Police are investigating the incident and so far, the girl was not arrested.