Miami Dolphins defensive form out Kendrick Norton has had his arm amputated following a vehicle smash, his agent has confirmed.
The incident took situation in Miami on Wednesday.
The 22-three hundred and sixty five days-extinct is in a foremost situation at Jackson Memorial Neatly being facility in Florida.
“With disappointment, I’m in a position to substantiate that Kendrick Norton changed into as soon as in a vehicle accident,” Norton’s agent Malki Kawa acknowledged on Thursday.
“He suffered a pair of accidents, including the amputation of his arm.
“We search data from that you just continue to hope for him. His family also asks that the public appreciate Kendrick’s privacy.”
Norton, who has no longer performed within the NFL, changed into as soon as chosen within the seventh round of the 2018 NFL draft by the Carolina Panthers earlier than being signed by the Dolphins in December.
Born in Jacksonville, Florida, Norton performed college football at the University of Miami.
“We had been made conscious this morning of a severe vehicle accident interesting Kendrick Norton,” acknowledged the Miami Dolphins in a assertion.
“Our thoughts and prayers are with Kendrick and his family at some stage in this time.”