LI boxer dies after suffering critical injuries during fight

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The Long Island boxer who was put into a coma following a brutal knockout has died, according to his promoter.

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The promoter for 27-year-old super welterweight Patrick Day says the Freeport native suffered a traumatic brain injury and was placed in a coma following his injury Saturday night.

 

It happened while Day was in the ring with opponent Charles Conwell in a USBA title bout in Chicago.

 
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