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Community supports, fundraises for Taylor, Harig families

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Two families, touched by tragedy, are receiving support from friends, family, strangers and even restaurants.

The Taylor family lost both their children, Brianna, 17, and Brice, 20, just days apart. Brianna was hit by a suspected drunk driver. Just eight days later, Brice was severely injured in an ATV accident as he was coming home from a vigil for his sister at a neighbor’s house.

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Mickayla Harig was also involved in the wreck that killed Brianna. After weeks in the hospital, Harig continues to recover and is expected to move to Frazier Rehabilitation Center soon.

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A benefit is being held to help both families at the Radcliff City Park on Sunday, July 27 from 2 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Area Texas Roadhouse restaurants are also holding a fundraiser for the Taylor family. On Wednesday, July 23 from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m., participating restaurants will donate 10% of their food sales to the family for medical and funeral expenses.

The following locations are participating:

  • 207 Commerce Drive Elizabethtown, KY 270-737-8801
  • 4406 Dixie Hwy Shively, KY 502-448-0705
  • 6460 Dutchman’s Pkwy Louisville, KY 502-897-5005
  • 3322 Outer Loop Louisville, KY 502-962-7600
  • 757 Lewis and Clark Parkway Clarksville, IN 812-280-1103
  • 2070 Calumet Avenue Dyer, IN 219-322-9420
  • 3015 Brittany Court Elkhart, IN 574-266-1927
  • 4635 S. Michigan Street South Bend, IN 574-291-7427

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