-

Perro Aguayo Jr’s cause of death released

The doctor who treated Perro Aguayo Jr., at ringside and backstage said that the cause of death is due to a cervical spinal injury according to the El Mexicano newspaper.

“I was with him for about an hour trying to revive him. He had an MRI to rule out anything else,” Commission doctor Ernesto Franco said.

Aguayo Jr., stayed motionless in the ring for several minutes before EMTs decided to show up, something which Franco is defending, shooting down the idea of malpractice. He said that there were two other wrestlers injured backstage receiving medical care when afterwards they noticed something’s wrong with Aguayo Jr.

Franco said that there were two ambulances at the show but both stretchers were being used which is why they decided to use a plywood board to carry Aguyao Jr., from the ring to the back area so they get him to the hospital as quickly as possible. He was eventually transferred to a proper backboard and stretcher in the tunnel backstage.

Franco added that they tried resuscitation for nearly one hour before declaring him dead at 1AM at the hospital.

Colin Vassallohttps://www.wrestling-online.com
Colin Vassallo has been editor of Wrestling-Online since 1996. He is born and raised in Malta, follows professional wrestling and MMA, loves to travel, and is a big Apple fan!

LATEST NEWS

Steel cage match headlines tonight’s Smackdown on FOX

Tonight's Smackdown will feature a steel cage match which will have implications for the Fastlane pay-per-view.Daniel Bryan will be...

Tony Khan believes the balance of power in wrestling has shifted to AEW

In an interview with Forbes published yesterday, AEW President Tony Khan said he believes that the balance of power...

WWE doubles video game revenue after shift in strategy

An article on the website Sportico.com highlighted how WWE's strategy to tackle mobile games is paying off after selling...

Stories you might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you