Less than 24 hours after being rushed to the hospital in critical condition, Baltimore Ravens cornerback Tray Walker has died on Friday of critical injuries suffered in a dirt bike accident near Miami.
He was 23, was riding a dirt bike (above) when he collided with a Ford Escape sport utility vehicle on Thursday around 7.50pm.
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The Baltimore Ravens confirmed the news in a tweet “We are grieving the loss of a special young man. #RIPTrayWalker,” the tweet read on Friday.
His agent, Ron Butler, said Walker was surrounded by friends and family when he was pulled off of life support around 5pm Friday at the Ryder Trauma Center at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, reports dailymail.co.uk.
Police said the driver of the SUV stayed on the scene after the collision and was cooperating with authorities. Police said no charges had been filed, because Ravens star was not wearing a helmet and was dressed in all black at the time of the accident, police added.