Mixed martial artist Jordan Parsons passed away on Wednesday from a hit and run accident on early Sunday morning in South Florida and Bellator President Scott Coker released a statement on the passing away of Parsons.
“It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of a dear member of the Bellator family, Jordan Parsons,” Coker said. “Jordan was an exceptional athlete and a rising star in the sport. But more importantly, he was an exceptional young man. Jordan was hard-working, dedicated, intelligent, and a pleasure to be around. He represented all the reasons we love this sport. It is a terribly tragic loss and our thoughts and prayers go out to his family, friends, and teammates.”
The Delray Beach Police Department is still looking for information on the driver the hit Parsons and anyone with information can reach the police department at (561) 243-7800.