Uber CEO Kalanick Loses Mother In A Grave Boating Incident, Father In Serious Condition
Uber has made it known that their CEO Travis Kalanick’s Family has suffered from an extremely tragic incident this past weekend.
Kalanick’s parents who were in Fresno, got involved in a boating accident yesterday, which has resulted in the untimely death of his mother, Bonnie Horowitz Kalanick. Travis’ father Donald Kalanick is currently admitted in the hospital and is considered to be in very serious condition.
Uber released the following statement on the incident: “Last night Travis and his family suffered an unspeakable tragedy. His mother passed away in a devastating boating accident near Fresno and his father is in serious condition. Our thoughts and prayers are with Travis and his family in this heartbreaking time.”
Kalanick is known to be very close to his parents, having recently visited the Kentucky Derby with them. He posted the following picture on Twitter with them.
Hello Louisville!! 1st derby with Mom and dad pic.twitter.com/GXl9HGawXk
— travis kalanick (@travisk) May 6, 2017
Mrs. Kalanick was 71 years-old.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to the Kalanick family.
Image Source: Twitter (@travisk)