Sammi Kane Kraft Passes Away in Los Angeles

Posted Thursday October 11, 2012 10:10 AM GMT

She was the much-loved baseball player who starred in the 2005 remake of “Bad News Bears,” and sadly Sammi Kane Kraft died in a car accident.

According to a report, the 20-year-old athlete was seated in the passenger seat of her friend Molly Kate Adams’ Audi when the collision occurred.

“Traveling at a high rate of speed,” the car slammed into the back of a big rig and was subsequently hit by another car.

Adams survived the accident and has been arrested for felony drunk driving. Kraft was pronounced dead on arrival at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.

Of her role in “Bad News Bears,” Sammi told press, “I could never fill Tatum O’Neal’s shoes, but I tried to make the role my own.”

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