DiBella comments on Prichard Colon
- Updated: October 18, 2015
Yesterday afternoon in Fairfax, Virginia, Prichard Colon lost his bout with Terrel Williams in a brutal fight, and was rushed to the hospital following the DQ loss.
It was noted that Colon was feeling dizzy and vomiting his his dressing room and was set to go into surgery for bleeding in his brain.
Following the surgery, Colon was put in a medically induced coma and remains in critical condition. His promoter Lou DiBella released a statement earlier this morning:
“Prichard Colon became symptomatic in his dressing room following his bout with Terrel Williams Saturday afternoon at EagleBank Arena in Fairfax, VA. Within moments, he was under the care of EMTs and was rushed to Inova Fairfax Hospital. He suffered a brain bleed as a result of an injury during the bout and underwent immediate surgery to relieve pressure on his brain. His condition remains critical. Prichard’s family has requested that their privacy be respected at this time. Updates will be provided when appropriate. We ask that everyone join us in praying for Prichard and his family.”