Bellator releases statement on Jordan Parsons, still awaiting further update on condition

By Jamie Penick, MMATorch Editor-in-Chief


Bellator has released a brief statement on featherweight Jordan Parsons, who is currently hospitalized after being the victim of a hit and run in Florida. Though they could not yet update Parsons’ condition, they gave some information out for any potential witnesses in Florida who may be able to come forward to assist authorities.

Their statement below:

Bellator has been informed of a terrible accident that occurred last night involving featherweight fighter Jordan Parsons, who was struck by a vehicle in a hit-and-run incident. We are still in the process of uncovering details and with his family’s consent, hope to have an update on his medical condition soon. Our thoughts and prayers are with Jordan and his family as he recovers.

The hit-and-run occurred on Lindell Blvd. and South Federal Highway in Delray Beach, Florida. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the Delray Beach Police Department at (561) 243-7800.

Penick’s Analysis: If you’re reading this in Florida and have any information, please come forward to help find who was responsible for this incident. We continue to send out our positive thoughts to Parsons and his family, and we’ll provide an update as soon as there’s one to provide.

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