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Re: Matt Hughes Truck Hit by Train

Postby Shuck » Sat Jun 17, 2017 12:26 am

yoseph wrote:
DeceptaCon wrote:I wonder what happened, was he trying to beat the train? I know I almost got hit once trying to beat a train.

Apparently hes in a coma and sounds like ^this happened. The bed of his truck was struck by the train so he was half way passed the tracks. Hopefully he comes out of it. Last article i read said he was awake and aware on scene but they airlifted him anyway. Awake then coma sounds like some major brain trauma.


Yeah, spot on, usually medically induced to reduce brain swelling.

Had a buddy who fell on his head roughly 20-25ft about 1.5months ago, was in a medically induced coma for about 1.5wks.. crazy about 1 month later he is now home recovering, looong road to full recovery if there will be one but this could be similar to Matt's situation.
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Re: Matt Hughes Truck Hit by Train

Postby Verne » Sat Jun 17, 2017 4:03 am

Shuck wrote:
yoseph wrote:
DeceptaCon wrote:I wonder what happened, was he trying to beat the train? I know I almost got hit once trying to beat a train.

Apparently hes in a coma and sounds like ^this happened. The bed of his truck was struck by the train so he was half way passed the tracks. Hopefully he comes out of it. Last article i read said he was awake and aware on scene but they airlifted him anyway. Awake then coma sounds like some major brain trauma.


Yeah, spot on, usually medically induced to reduce brain swelling.

Had a buddy who fell on his head roughly 20-25ft about 1.5months ago, was in a medically induced coma for about 1.5wks.. crazy about 1 month later he is now home recovering, looong road to full recovery if there will be one but this could be similar to Matt's situation.


Surviving a 20ft fall is pretty fucking astonishing. What a lucky fella (not the original accident, of course).
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Re: Matt Hughes Truck Hit by Train

Postby tsarlaider » Sat Jun 17, 2017 2:11 pm

https://www.mmafighting.com/2017/6/17/15824460/longtime-manager-gives-update-on-condition-of-matt-hughes-after-crash

Cox, who is speaking directly with Hughes’ brother Mark, said family and doctors are “optimistic and hopeful” about Hughes’ condition.

“He is awake, but eyes closed,” Cox said. “Can squeeze hands.”
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Re: Matt Hughes Truck Hit by Train

Postby Shaka Zulu » Sat Jun 17, 2017 3:49 pm

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Re: Matt Hughes Truck Hit by Train

Postby Shaka Zulu » Sat Jun 17, 2017 3:49 pm

In all seriousness I wish him a speedy recovery.

Oh and my condolences to the Jones's family as well
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Re: Matt Hughes Truck Hit by Train

Postby 1098765432 » Sat Jun 17, 2017 7:36 pm

tsarlaider wrote:https://www.mmafighting.com/2017/6/17/15824460/longtime-manager-gives-update-on-condition-of-matt-hughes-after-crash

Cox, who is speaking directly with Hughes’ brother Mark, said family and doctors are “optimistic and hopeful” about Hughes’ condition.

“He is awake, but eyes closed,” Cox said. “Can squeeze hands.”

So he was in a comma friday.Crazy sucks
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Re: Matt Hughes Truck Hit by Train

Postby DanQuinnsKnockoutJab » Sun Jun 18, 2017 12:30 pm

hope he makes a full recovery.
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Re: Matt Hughes Truck Hit by Train

Postby Mummra » Sun Jun 18, 2017 7:27 pm

dang hope hes ok.
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Re: Matt Hughes Truck Hit by Train

Postby bwawm » Mon Jun 19, 2017 12:19 pm

Still out but a bit responsive.

No broken bones might indicate that the crash wasn't the most violent but head trauma is a fickle fucker. Hopefully they're just playing it safe with the induced coma.

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Re: Matt Hughes Truck Hit by Train

Postby DeceptaCon » Thu Jun 22, 2017 6:07 pm

Matt is on UFC classics right now on FoxSportsSouth. Fighting Newton. Still cant believe this shit happened. Fight brother.

He just slammed Newton and tapped out the good GSP. Now its Frank "Tramp Stamp" Triggs turn.
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Re: Matt Hughes Truck Hit by Train

Postby DeceptaCon » Thu Jun 22, 2017 6:42 pm

Matt vs Penn 2 is about to start, probably going to change the channel before it never happened.
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Re: Matt Hughes Truck Hit by Train

Postby 1098765432 » Fri Jun 23, 2017 5:44 am

DeceptaCon wrote:Matt is on UFC classics right now on FoxSportsSouth. Fighting Newton. Still cant believe this shit happened. Fight brother.

He just slammed Newton and tapped out the good GSP. Now its Frank "Tramp Stamp" Triggs turn.

Ya the Newton slam was awesome, watched live on ppv \m/
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Re: Matt Hughes Truck Hit by Train

Postby hawdrigoh » Fri Jun 23, 2017 11:36 am

DeceptaCon wrote:Matt vs Penn 2 is about to start, probably going to change the channel before it never happened.


Never knew Matt Serra fought BJ twice and lost both times. Crazy.
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Re: Matt Hughes Truck Hit by Train

Postby hawdrigoh » Fri Jun 23, 2017 11:37 am

bwawm wrote:Still out but a bit responsive.

No broken bones might indicate that the crash wasn't the most violent but head trauma is a fickle fucker. Hopefully they're just playing it safe with the induced coma.

https://www.mmamania.com/2017/6/18/1582 ... juries-mma


Hopefully he improves soon.
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Re: Matt Hughes Truck Hit by Train

Postby bwawm » Tue Jun 27, 2017 11:13 am

May be seeing the light at the end of the tunnel fellas!

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