Oklahoma City Thunder assistant coach Monty Williams tragically lost his wife in a car accident Tuesday night.

Ingrid Williams, 44, leaves behind five children, all 18 years or younger. Details of the accident, along with the statement from the Thunder, can be found here.

Monty, also an assistant coach for USA Basketball, is one of the most well-liked and respected men in the NBA. Many from around the league sent their love and respects to the former Pelicans coach via Twitter on Wednesday.