A Florida newlywed with a ardour for softball hospitalized since he took a line drive to the top earlier this month has succumbed to his accidents.
Greg Fusco, a 37-year-old from Palm Harbor, died two weeks after he was caught within the left temple by a line drive whereas he was pitching throughout a event close to Jacksonville, the Tampa Bay Instances reported.
He was initially knocked out however regained consciousness by the point an ambulance arrived. Fusco was airlifted to UF Well being Jacksonville to be handled for what docs at first suspected had been non-life-threatening accidents. His situation nevertheless, later took a flip for the worst.
An official reason behind loss of life has not but been established, however in response to a GoFundMe web page set as much as assist together with his medical bills, he was affected by a shattered cranium fracture, a blood clot and lively bleeding when he arrived on the medical facility.
Authorities instructed WTSP the athlete suffered an unrelated head damage earlier the identical morning. Danger of complication is usually increased if an individual lately suffered a head damage — even a minor one.
Fusco was well-known for his ardour for the game throughout the Florida softball neighborhood, he even met his spouse, Taylor, on the diamond.
He went on to suggest to her after a event, presenting the engagement ring to her in a halved yellow softball.
The pair married final month and had solely simply returned from their honeymoon when Fusco was hospitalized. He died simply two days earlier than their one-month wedding ceremony anniversary and some days earlier than his birthday.