MMA fighter dies in motorcycle crash
MMA fighter Iuri Lapicus — who recently fought ex-UFC star Eddie Alvarez — has died following a motorcycle crash in Italy last week, ONE Championship announced Monday.
The 14-2 fighter lost control of his motorbike in Northwest Milan on Friday, according to Milano Today, and was thrown several feet from the crash site. He was taken by helicopter to a hospital, the outlet reported, and had remained in a coma … until he tragically succumbed to his injuries on Monday.
According to Milano Today, Lapicus crashed his motorbike Friday into a vehicle driven by a woman in northwest Milan and had to be airlifted via helicopter to a hospital in the city.