Fundraiser for family of siblings killed in crash happening this weekend
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Rickhouse Pub is helping host a benefit concert for the Smith family after teen siblings Andrew and Hailey were killed in a crash.
Investigators say the two siblings both died at the scene Jan. 9. Police say the other driver is facing DUI charges.
The Smith family says the two were returning from Andrew’s birthday dinner and were headed to the house to open presents.
Hailey Smith was a mother to 14-month old Zoey.
Saturday and Sunday at Rickhouse Pub in the Distillery District a concert will raise money for Zoey’s future education.
Rickhouse Pub has indoor and outdoor seating in a tent located at 1170 Manchester St #130, Lexington, KY 40508.
Saturday’s live music goes from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. And Sunday is considered the main event with live music and silent auction 2 p.m. to 9 p.m. The event is considered family friendly.
Nearly $19,000 has already been raised on the GoFundMe page for Hailey’s daughter.
Extra seating will be provided in a patio tent. 10% of all food sales, this day, will be donated for the future educational needs of Haileys’ daughter.