Sport Matt Hughes stabilized at hospital after truck-train collision

10:55  17 june  2017
10:55  17 june  2017 Source:   theScore

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Former UFC welterweight champion Matt Hughes has been stabilized at HSHS St. John's Hospital in Springfield, Illinois after his truck collided with a moving train Friday. Illinois State Police confirmed to ESPN's Brett Okamoto that Hughes drove his truck across a railroad crossing and a moving train

Matt Hughes Airlifted to Hospital from Car Accident (June 16). featuredHospital Provides Update on Matt Hughes ’ Condition After Collision with Train . The HSHS St. John’s Regional Trauma Team stabilized him and continues to help him in his recovery.

  Matt Hughes stabilized at hospital after truck-train collision © Jed Jacobsohn/Zuffa LLC / UFC / Getty Former UFC welterweight champion Matt Hughes has been stabilized at HSHS St. John's Hospital in Springfield, Illinois, after his truck collided with a moving train Friday.

Illinois State Police confirmed to ESPN's Brett Okamoto that Hughes drove his truck across a railroad crossing and a moving train collided with the passenger side of his vehicle Friday morning. Hughes was subsequently airlifted to hospital.

UFC president Dana White said Hughes suffered head trauma as a result of the crash.

The hospital released a statement Friday evening:

Former UFC fighter and Hillsboro native Matt Hughes was airlifted to HSHS St. John’s Hospital in the noon hour on Friday, June 16, 2017. The HSHS St. John’s Regional Trauma Team stabilized him and continues to help him in his recovery.

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UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes was airlifted to HSHS St. John's Hospital on Friday after the pickup truck he was driving collided with a train . The incident occurred at approximately 10:45 a.m. local time in Montgomery County, Illinois

Matt Hughes was involved in a vehicle accident on Friday morning. Hughes , who held the UFC’s welterweight belt at various points between 2001-2006, was reportedly airlifted to a medical facility after his truck collided with a train .

Hughes' family asks that you respect their privacy during this difficult time. They ask that you keep Matt in your thoughts and prayers.

Hughes was inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame in May 2010 and retired from mixed martial arts in 2011.

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