Barson's wife, who was driving the other vehicle, reportedly told police she was approaching the intersection westbound when Williams' SUV darted into the intersection.
"What we can say is that Palm Beach Gardens Police Department is now conducting an investigation into a traffic crash involving Venus Williams", Rogers said.
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The New York Post reports there is no evidence Williams was under the influence of drugs or alcohol. There is no mention in the report of Williams being cited. Williams also said she did not see the Barsons' auto when she crossed the intersection. His wife suffered broken bones and other injuries. TMZ claims to have obtained a police report which states that Williams was driving in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida when she allegedly caused an accident in an intersection.
Williams may now find her hopes of a Wimbledon comeback dashed if charges are pressed. "This is an unfortunate accident and Venus expresses her deepest condolences to the family who lost a loved one".
Williams, 37, was not impaired or distracted, according to the report. ET has reached out to her reps for comment.