- Watson was driving northbound in an SUV when the tire blew around 4:30 a.m.
- Winthrop University officials are honoring Watson’s memory this week with a memory book set up in the gymnasium at the West Center.
Winthrop University, "Memorial, Arrangements Announced for Student Killed in One-Vehicle Accident on I-77" (2009). Winthrop News 2009. 114.