BKFC Death – Well-voyaged heavyweight battle sports veteran Justin Thornton, an apparatus on the blended combative techniques (MMA) local scene for over 10 years, capitulated to wounds supported in his exposed knuckle battle against Dillon Cleckler as a feature of the BKFC 20 occasion last August.
Thornton, 38, was hospitalized following his first-round knockout and never recuperated.
“Today we were exceptionally disheartened to be informed of the death of one of our warriors, Justin Thornton, who contended at BKFC 20 on August 20, 2021,” BKFC President Dave Feldman told MMA Fighting. “We join the remainder of the battle sports local area in sending our most profound sympathies to his family and friends and family.”
Thornton’s folks stayed with him until the hour of his passing.
As per the record set up soon after his loss, Thornton experienced a serious spinal line injury because of the battle, which left him incapacitated and unfit to inhale without a ventilator. All things considered, the authority reason for death still can’t seem to be uncovered.
A sad day for battle sports.