Jacob Lewis was a young Taylor Swift fan who passed away recently as per his obituary
Find out more about his background, death, and much more.
In a tragic incident that happened in Houston, Texas, a 20-year-old Taylor Swift fan named Jacob Lewis was killed by a suspected drunk driver.
It all happened when he and his sister were driving their red Buick LaCrosse on the Southwest Freeway after seeing the Taylor Swift Eras Tour concert when their car got stuck in the northbound lane.
Who is Jacob Lewis fan of Taylor Swift killed in accident: Cause of death, obituary, age, family, bio
🤍 SHAKE IT OFF BRACELET PROJECT FOR JACOB LEWIS 🤍
Jacob’s favorite song to dance to at the eras tour was shake it off. I think it would be a beautiful tribute to make some shake it off bracelets for each other to remember him, and to shake off the haters and live fully pic.twitter.com/OGI3mHhydI
— swiftie wins (@swifferwins) April 24, 2023
As Lewis got out to push the car towards an exit, a black Volkswagen Beetle driven by 34-year-old Alan Bryant Hayes hit Lewis and the vehicle. He was declared dead at the scene, while his sister, April Bancroft, sustained minor injuries. Speaking about the incident, his sister Bancroft said,
It was the night I had been looking forward to for a very long time and turned for the absolute worst. What I hope will be the worst thing I have to live through.
Hayes, the alleged driver, fled the scene after helping Bancroft rescue her brother from under his driver’s side tire. According to Steve Lewis, Jacob’s father, Hayes, only left after helping to pull Jacob out from under his vehicle.
Since the accident happened, Jacob Lewis has become a trending topic of discussion on various social media platforms, with many people paying their final condolences to him. Many people are also trying to find out more about him. So, here’s what we know about him:
Who was Jacob Lewis?
Jacob Lewis was an American boy and a Taylor Swift fan. He has been in the news because he passed away recently in a tragic accident involving a drunk driving case.
He was a resident of Katy, Texas, USA. His father’s name is Steve Lewis, and his mother’s name is Karyn Sobczak Lewis. He also has a sister named April Bancroft.
Jacob Lewis, who had previously excelled in theater, singing, and dance in high school, was set to start his second year at Sam Houston State University’s musical theater department this autumn.
He was well-known for his love of singing and music, but his father, Steve, claims that he also had a strong sense of commitment to his schoolwork, friends, and interests. He liked playing Dungeons & Dragons with his buddies and serving as their dungeon master. He was also an experienced Pokemon Trading Card Game player, having participated in three World Championships.
At the time of his death, he was 20 years old.