Hughes' family asks for continued prayers

RAYMOND, Ill. (WCIA) -- Legendary UFC fighter, Matt Hughes, is fighting for his life in the hospital. The 43-year old is in stable condition.

Doctors say he's showing little response, but they're working on his recovery. Friday, Hughes drove across a railway crossing and was struck by a train.

His family released the following statement:

Our family is overwhelmed by the outpouring of love and support. Matt's strength and determination, along with God's Mercy and Grace, will bring him through this. We ask that you all continue to pray.

 

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