- A couple died just after getting married
- They were involved in an accident shortly after leaving the court building
- Police are still investigating the tragic circumstances
Harley Joe Morgan (19) and Rhiannon Boudreaux (20) from the United States were leaving the court building after getting married when the horrific accident occurred. As the couple drove out of the parking lot, their vehicle was hit by a bakkie.
The horrific scene was witnessed by the groom's mother, Kennia Morgan, who was driving behind the couple. They were pronounced dead at the scene.
The distraught mother said that the pair had not even been married for 5 minutes. She added that she would relive the incident in her mind for the rest of her life. Speaking to the New York Post, she said that the couple were high school lovers. She urged people to cherish their loved ones.
The driver of the bakkie was not injured and the cause of the accident has not yet been revealed. Police are investigating.
Briefly.co.za previously reported on Francis and RoseMary Klontz, a couple who say matching clothes are the reason they have been married for 68 years. The lovebirds have been wearing coordinating outfits since they first started dating in high school. Rosemary's mother first got them matching shirts and they've been pairing their outfits ever since.
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